Posts Tagged ‘Walking’

Review: Jesus Is… (John 1:1-4; 1 John 1:5–2:2)

Tuesday, April 19th, 2011

Jesus is…

God (John 1:1-2)
Creator (John 1:3)
Life (John 1:4a)
Light (John 1:4b)

Walk in the light by…

Knowing By What Means I WALK (1 John 1:5-6)
Walking By Means of God’s Light (1 John 1:7-8)
Saying the Same Thing about Sins as God Does (1 John 1:9-10)
Rejecting Every Sin (1 John 2:1-2)

Jesus Is the LIGHT: How to Walk in God’s Light (Part 4) – 1 John 2:1-2

Tuesday, April 19th, 2011

Does walking in the light mean that we have the freedom to sin as we please? Not in the least! Sin is a HUGE issue with God, and it is only by Jesus’ ongoing effects of His payment on the cross for us that insure and secure our relationship with God.

Jesus Is the LIGHT: How to Walk in God’s Light (Part 3) – 1 John 1:9-10

Tuesday, April 19th, 2011

Part of walking in the light is having a proper response to SINS – what we do that we shouldn’t do, or what we don’t do that we should. We examine a very often-quoted verse (1 John 1:9) in light of its context, and find out that many have this verse ALL WRONG. The verse does not tell a believer to ask for forgiveness or say that he/she is sorry for his/her sins. It also is not a “get out of sin card” that believers are to be using as the fix-all for personal sins.

Jesus Is the LIGHT: How to Walk in God’s Light (Part 2)

Tuesday, March 29th, 2011

Walking in the light allows us to fellowship with God, and cleanses us from all sin. We examine 1 John 1:7-8 and see how God’s plan allows us to overcome our sin nature and walk with Him.

Jesus Is the LIGHT: How to Walk in God’s Light (Part 1)

Tuesday, March 29th, 2011

What does the Bible mean when it states that “God is light, and in Him is no darkness at all”? How do we, as Christians that struggle with sin, walk with God? We begin a 4-part look at 1 John 1:5–2:2 that tells us how.

Every believer needs a working knowledge of this truth.

Avoiding the Pleasure Trap (#8): Say YES to the New Walk

Sunday, September 26th, 2010

Having chosen to say NO to the “old man” or old way of living, God commands us to say YES to the new way of living. Walk on!