Sermon Notes 2017 08 13 AM

August 13, 2017 AM
Rev. Stephen Dervan

OVERCOMING THE WORLD
1 John 5:1-5, 12, 13

1) Anyone born of God __. (v. 1)

“A new commandment I give to you, that you love one another: just as I have loved you, you also are to love one another. By this all people will know that you are My disciples, if you have love for one another.” – John 13:34, 35

2) Anyone born of God __. (vv. 2, 3)

1 John 2:3, 4

His commands are meant to…

- __ our lives (John 3:17)

- Provide us __ (Romans 15:13)

- Set us __ (Galatians 4:1-7)

3) Anyone born of God __. (vv. 4, 5)

- Accepts their __ in Christ

- Finds __ in Christ

The world can’t __ you because the world didn’t __ you.

- Follows Jesus over the __

4) Anyone born of God __. (v. 12)

Again Jesus spoke to them, saying, “I am the light of the world. Whoever follows Me will not walk in darkness, but will have the light of life.” – John 8:12

5) Anyone born of God can be __ __. (v. 13)

“I write these things to you who believe in the name of the Son of God, that you may know that you have eternal life.” – 1 John 5:13

Four Pillars of Assurance: (adapted from Billy Graham)

1) God cannot __. (John 6:37; Romans 10:13)

2) Jesus __. (John 19:30)

3) The Great __(1 John 3:24)

4) A __ life (1 John 2:3)