Called the Sons of God

Scripture Passage: 
1 John 3:1-3
Attached audio files: 
  1. The Position of Sonship (1 John 3:1) "called the sons of God"
    1. Power to Become (John 1:12-13)
    2. More than a Servant (Galatians 4:5-7)
  2. The Proof of Sonship (1 John 3:1) "what manner of love"
    1. Proof of God's Love (Hebrews 12:5-6)
    2. Greatness of God's Love (Romans 8:16)
  3. The Persecution of Sonship (1 John 3:1) "the world knoweth us not"
    1. As They Persecuted Christ (John 15:18-19)
    2. As Proof of our Sonship (Philippians 1:28)
  4. The Present State of Sonship (1 John 3:2) "now are we the sons of God"
    1. Not Something We Hope To Receive
    2. But Something We Have Right Now
  5. The Perfection of Sonship (1 John 3:2) "we shall be like him"
    1. We Are Not Yet Perfected
    2. We Shall Be Like Him (Philippians 3:20-21)
    3. We Shall See Him As He Is (Luke 21:27-28)
  6. The Promise of Sonship (1 John 3:3) "this hope in him"
    1. The Hope of Glorification (2 Corinthians 5:2)
    2. Our Hope in Him (Colossians 1:27)
  7. The Purification of Sonship (1 John 3:3) "purifieth himself"
    1. We Purify Ourselves (2 Corinthians 7:1; Titus 2:11-12)
    2. As He Is Pure (1 Peter 1:15-16)
David Reagan

Daily Proverb

Proverbs 3:21

My son, let not them depart from thine eyes: keep sound wisdom and discretion: