John 8:31 Then Jesus said to those Jews who believed Him, "If you abide in My word, you are My disciples indeed. John 8:32 "And you shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free." Learner, pupil Liberate, deliver
Some deny that we can know the Truth They know this one truth ! always learning and never able to come to the knowledge of the truth. 2 Tim. 3:7
Our Origin - Gen. 1 & 2 Creation / not evolution The Church - Acts 2 Lords / not manmade Plan of Salvation - Acts Gods plan / not mans Way of Worship - Jn.4:24 Truth / not as we like Right Living - Tit. 2:11-12 Righteous / not worldly
Rom. 8:1-2 free from law of sin and death Law of Moses no longer in effect
1 John 2:15-17 Love not the world or the things in the world. If anyone loves the world, the love of the Father is not in him. For all that is in the worldthe lust of the flesh, the lust of the eyes, and the pride of lifeis not of the Father but is of the world. And the world is passing away, and the lust of it; but he who does the will of God abides forever.
1.Evil Thinking Phil. 4:8 think on good things Prov. 4:23 …out of it are the issues of life Ps. 51:10 Create in me a clean heart, O God; and renew a right spirit within me. Prov. 23:7 For as he thinks in his heart, so is he.
2. Evil Habits Jas. 1:14-15 - lust sin death Gal. 5:24 crucified the flesh lusts 3. Other Evil Deeds Rom. 6:16-18 were servants of sin - made free from sin - servants of righteousness
4. Fear and Pessimism 1 Jn. 4:17-18 - no fear in love There is no fear in love; but perfect love casts out fear, because fear involves torment. But he who fears has not been made perfect in love.
5. Hopelessness Eph. 2:11-12 - we now have hope Therefore remember that you, once Gentiles in the fleshthat at that time you were without Christ, being aliens from the commonwealth of Israel and strangers from the covenants of promise, having no hope and without God in the world.