Contributed by Kenneth Trent on Nov 24, 2002
John points out that those who were truly children of God would evidence that by continuing in serving God and in fellowship with the church.
"They went out from us, but they were not of us; for if they had been of us, they would have continued with us; but they went out that they might be made manifest, that none of them were of us." I John 2:19.
I. CONTINUE IN THE FAITH OF THE LORD JESUS