Summary of 1 John 1:8-10
If we confess our sins, He is faithful, just, and will forgive us and purify us. If we claim we never sin, then God’s word is not in us.
Questions for 1 John 1:8-10
9) If we claim to be without sin, we deceive ourselves and the truth and God’s word is not in us. Plus, we claim God to be a liar. When we deny we’ve sinned, we are putting ourselves on par with God, at His level. Plus, we are ignoring God and His word.
10) If we confess our sins, He is faithful, just, and will forgive us and purify us from all unrighteousness. I think we all deny our sins outloud occasionally when we know we have sinned even though our hearts tell us otherwise. In these moments, we should pray and ask for forgiveness.
11) God is faithful (keeps His promises) and just and He forgives and purifies us (clothes us in righteousness) when we confess our sins. I am thankful for His forgiveness each and every day.
Conclusions to WordGo Study of 1 John 1:8-10
I love examining God’s character in the Bible. It’s a great reminder of how Great He truly is. The fact that we can walk with God via the sacrifice of His Son, Jesus, is grace defined. Reflect on God’s faithfulness, justness, and righteousness today.