“We know that we are from God, and that the whole world lies in the power of the Evil One.”
1 John 5:19 CJB
The world is full of all kinds of evil influenced by Satan (the Evil One), even though he can’t harm us, he can still tempt us and mess with our lives!
“And we know that the Son of God has come and has given us disernment, so that we may know who is genuine; moreover, we are united with the One who is genuine, united with His son Yeshua the Messiah. He is the genuine God and eternal life.”
1 John 5:20 CJB
The LORD has given us His Holy Spirit, who gives us discernment to understand and know right from wrong! He helps to guide us through life and avoid temptations!
“Children, guard yourselves against false gods!”
1 John 5:21 CJB
Today, more than ever we need to be on guard against the evil that lurks in the world!
Have a blessed day focusing on the LORD!
“Here is what love is: not as we have loved God, but that He loved us and sent His Son to be the kapparah for our sins.”
1 John 4:10 CJB
Kapparah is an intresting Hebrew word meening complete attonment from a loving God, which through Yeshua we have!
“Beloved friends, if this is how God loved us, we likewise ought to love one another.”
1 John 4:11 CJB
It can be hard to wrap our heads around how much God really loves us, but realize we are not going to hell because of Yeshua paying the price for our sins! He jumped on the grenade of sin so to speak!
“Our God is God who saves; from Adonai Adonai comes escape from death.”
Psalm 68:20 CJB
Today, know that the LORD loves us with every fiber of His being!
That should cause us to want and share with others that amazing love!
Have a blessed day in Him!
“The Rock! His work is perfect, for all His ways are just. A trustworthy God who does no wrong, He is righteous and straight.”
Deuteronomy 32:4 CJB
The Rock here is Yeshua who does no wrong and all His ways are perfect! Our problem is we stray way to often!
“As for God, His way is perfect, the word of Adonai has been tested by fire; He shields all who take refuge in Him.”
2 Samuel 22:31 CJB
Life is always better when we take refuge in Him and walk in His perfect ways!
“My safety and honor rest on God. My strong Rock and refuge are in God.”
Psalm 62:7 CJB
Today, know life is always better when we give ear to the LORD, rest and take refuge in Him!
Have a blessed day!
“See what love the Father has lavished on us in letting us be called God’s children! For that is what we are. The reason the world does not know us is that it has not known Him.”
1 John 3:1 CJB
We who are saved are totally loved by the Father, but realize with that said the world still hates us! Understand with the love of the Father we should have a desire to know and follow the LORD!
“Everyone who keeps sinning is violating Torah-indeed, sin is violation of Torah (God’s instructions).”
1 John 3:4 CJB
Torah isn’t designed to save us, it’s designed to help reveal our sins so we can confess them and be forgiven!
“No one who has God as his Father keeps on sinning, because the seed planted by God remains in Him. that is, he cannot continue sinning, because he has God as his Father.”
1 John 3:9 CJB
Today, let’s rejoice in the fact that God has not only saved us, but He has given us His word to know how to walk in His ways! Have a blessed day in Him!
“Anyone who says, I know Him, but isn’t obeying His commands is a liar-the truth is not in Him.”
1 John 2:4 CJB
We can’t say we love God, then do what we want or live in an ungodly or wordly manner!
“If you love Me, you will keep My commands; and I will ask the Father, and He will give you another comforting Counselor like Me, the Spirit of Truth, to be with you forever.”
John 14:15-16 CJB
The LORD really wants us to live by His ways and His commands, found in His Word! All we have to do is read His Word, call on His name and ask for His help and He will direct our steps!
“I treasure Your word in my heart, so that I won’t sin against You.”
Psalm 119:11 CJB
Today, let’s be looking to the LORD for everything, turning from the world and its messes! Also, be careful of false teachers sharing a false gospel!
Have a blessed day walking with the LORD!