“Believers and the World”

  • Date: Sunday, September 16, 2018
  • Speaker: Oliver Chia
  • Series: Believe; Belong; Behave
  • Scripture: 1 John 2:12–2:17

“Believers and the World”

(1 John 2:12-17)








What John has written so far?






What do we have as believers? (vv. 12-14)






Why shouldn’t believers love the things the world offers? (vv. 15-17)














“Hold fast to Christ. For you he became temporal, so that you might partake of eternity.” - Augustine.


Reflection Questions:

  1. In what areas do you struggle with either “misplaced” or “disordered” ‘loves’? How can you cultivate the love of God in your heart that transforms your ‘loves’?