In the physical life there needs to be vital signs of life, and there has to be vital signs in the spiritual life also.
Part 3 of this study takes us deeper into the vital sign of faith, with special emphasis on overcoming the world.
If you are a Christian you already are an overcomer! Isn’t that great news?
A. There Must be a New Birth…(V1, V4)
B. There Must be the Vital Signs of Spiritual Life…
1. Faith (V1a;V4-5)
a. Faith is the result of the new birth, not the cause of it.
b. Faith has a clearly defined object.
c. Faith has a clearly observable result, overcoming the world.
1) Nikao, nike…
2) Three things that Christians are victorious over
3) Commentary on the world from I John 2: 15-17…
4) How does John want this truth in I John 5:4-5 to impact the way we think and live…?
Click to listen: The New Testament Definition of a Christian- Part 3