Believing in Jesus means much more than mere agreement or acknowledgement of Him for John states that only those who have the Son have life.
As sons of God we are freed from the wrath of God and have confidence before Him.
As sons of God were freed from the wrath of God and have confidence before Him.
As a seasoned pastor and disciple of Jesus, John calls believers to hear Christ's voice, to obey the truth, and to be ready to repent.
God's own love is poured into our hearts by the Holy Spirit so that we might show the same self-sacrificing love to one another.