Sermons on 1 John 2

Jesus Christ Is an Advocate for Sinners

1 John 2:1-2

by John Piper

We must walk in the light if we are to go on experiencing the cleansing of Jesus. And if we sin, we do indeed have an advocate with the Father.

Obedience Confirms Our Standing in God

1 John 2:3-6

by John Piper

You can know that you know Christ if you obey his commands.

The One Who Loves Lives in Light

1 John 2:7-11

by John Piper

Hate is the evidence of blindness to the light of God. Love is the evidence that sight has been given to the blind.

The Word of God Abides in You, and You Have Overcome the Evil One

1 John 2:12-14

by John Piper

Live in God's word and in prayer, and you will be strengthened to defeat the devil.

The Strong Need Strength

1 John 2:12-14

by John Piper

Unless there is hope of winning there is no motivation to fight. The apostle John motivates the fight with the confidence of victory.

Do Not Love the World

1 John 2:15-17

by John Piper

Anything that is not God can draw your heart away from God.

Let What You Heard from the Beginning Abide in You

1 John 2:18-27

by John Piper

The Spirit agrees with the apostolic doctrine or it is not the Spirit of God.