Monthly Archives: April 2012

God’s Greater Witness 1 John 5:9 – Equipped for Battle

The story is told of five blind men who were placed around an elephant. Their task was to describe the elephant as best they could. The first man was at the elephant’s side, and he said, “The elephant is like … Continue reading

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Spirit, Water and Blood in Agreement 1 John 5:8 – Equipped for Battle

Lately John the apostle has been sharing with us about the fact that Jesus came to the Earth and dwelt as a man. There were some factions in John’s day that believed that Jesus was only a spirit, a phantom … Continue reading

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God in Three Persons 1 John 5:7 – Equipped for Battle

The witness of one person is considered valuable for testimony, however, when two or three people give their witness of an event or circumstance, the testimony is much stronger. The Bible makes reference to this in the book of Deuteronomy … Continue reading

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Jesus Christ by Water and Blood 1 John 5:6 – Equipped for Battle

In the days of the disciples, there was a group of people called the Gnostics who did not believe that anything material could be holy. Therefore, they surmised that Jesus did not come in a human body but rather was … Continue reading

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Who Overcomes the World 1 John 5:5 – Equipped for Battle

Jesus asked an interesting question of His disciples when He was on Earth. He asked, “Whom do men say that I am?” The disciples’ answer was “some say you are John the Baptist, others say Elijah or one of the … Continue reading

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World Overcomers by Faith 1 John 5:4 – Equipped for Battle

Is there really a way to live in the adversities within the world whereby we can be overcomers? With all the tragedies, disruptions, destruction and demise, is there a way to live victoriously? What about all the economic concerns, health … Continue reading

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How Do We Know that We Love God? 1 John 5:3 – Equipped for Battle

Is there a way to know whether we love God or not? Is there some measure by which we must abide that will determine that we are indeed lovers of God? Is there some feat that we must accomplish that … Continue reading

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