As we prepare to study through the First Letter of the Apostle John, here is some helpful information to ground us in the material of the book.
'. . . As Christians today read John’s first epistle, we are reading the Spirit-breathed writings of someone who heard, saw, and touched the Saviour (1 John i.1) - a man zealous for the glory of the risen King, Whom he so affectionately loved, and by Whom he was loved (1 John iv.19) . . .'