Study 1 From the Books of John is: The Epistle of 1 John 1:1-2:2
- To what unique experience in his life is the writer referring in verses 1-4? How does he describe it? Cf. Jn. 1:14. To what inestimable privilege did it lead him, and why does he want to make it known Cf. 1 Thes. 3:8-9.
- The nature of God determines the condition of fellowship with Him. See verse 6-10 How has He made fellowship with Himself possible for sinful man? What is His provision to enable fellowship to be maintained, and to meet failure if it should occur?