What’s love got to do with it? Dear Ms. Turner, if you’re still curious, the answer is everything. Not long ago, I conducted an informal survey where I asked Bible readers to summarize the book of 1 John. The most common response was “God is love” or something similar to it (1Jn 4:8). “It’s about […]
Though we may have theological certainty in Jesus Christ, we cannot know that we have eternal life until we also have moral certainty.
As the justifier of the one who has faith in him, Jesus is the sole provider of assurance to those who believe. We must trust him.
“Do not continue, deny, or hide your sin,” John pleads. “Instead, confess your sins. Acknowledge them, hate them, and hand them over to God.”
The message of eternal life through the one and only God-man, Jesus Christ our Lord and Savior, is what John says, “We proclaim to you.”