Why Abide?

Why Abide?

Scripture Reference:  1 John 2:28-3:3

Sermon in a Sentence

As Christians, our motivation for living holy lives rests in who we are now and like Whom we shall become.

Sermon Outline

1.  Abiding in Christ involves living a life of personal holiness and obedience that is free from fear and has nothing to hide.

2a. The motivation for a true believer to abide in Christ and behave like Him comes from the fact that he or she…has been born of Him and belongs to Him.

2b. The motivation for a true believer to abide in Christ and behave like Him comes from the fact that he or she…will ultimately become like Him.