Let Truth Abide in You

1 John 2:24-27

24 Therefore let that abide in you which you heard from the beginning. If what you heard from the beginning abides in you, you also will abide in the Son and in the Father. 25 And this is the promise that He has promised us—eternal life.

26 These things I have written to you concerning those who try to deceive you. 27 But the anointing which you have received from Him abides in you, and you do not need that anyone teach you; but as the same anointing teaches you concerning all things, and is true, and is not a lie, and just as it has taught you, you will abide in Him.

Our Christian privilege and duty is to abide in God and enjoy the promise of eternal life now and in the future. This results from ensuring that the truth of God’s Word, blessed through His Holy Spirit, abides in our hearts and minds each day. We need constantly to seek the Holy Spirit’s help to understand His Word. [The Bible Panorama.]

Scripture taken from the New King James Version®. Copyright © 1982 by Thomas Nelson. Used by permission. All rights reserved.

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