Sermon Notes

Preaching – Sr Pastor Chris Reutepohler – Series “What is Love: A Study of 1 John”

Scripture passage: 1John 2:1-6


I.  Love is obedience

A. Obedience is the target (v. 1-2)

  1. Because of our sin we will miss the target
  2. We have Jesus as our advocate when this happens
  3. An advocate confesses our guilt: He does not proclaim our innocence

B. Obedience is the evidence of knowing God (v. 3-5)

C. Knowing God results in walking obediently with Him (v. 6)