John wrote his first epistle to counter false teachers in the church. First, these false teachers deny that Jesus is the Christ, and also the divinity and humanity of Jesus. Second, they also boast that they are able to not sin, and they are Christians, but their lives deny these boasts.
|March 14, 2021||Joyful Fellowship with God||Psalm 63:1-8; 1 John 1:1-10|
|March 21, 2021||Three Tests of Knowing Christ||Psalm 19:7-11; 1 John 2:3-17|
|March 28, 2021||A Fourth Test of Knowing Christ||Isaiah 53:4-6; 1 John 2:18-29|
|April 11, 2021||Two Fathers, Two Children||Psalm 10:2-11; 1 John 3:1-24|
|April 18, 2021||Knowing the Spirit of Truth and the Spirit of Error||Psalm 119:41-48; 1 John 4:1-6|