3. DEFINITE ASSURANCE GIVEN TO THOSE
WHO EXPERIENCE NEW BIRTH
Assurance of an inward Witness
The Spirit itself beareth witness with our spirit, that we are the children of God.
Assurance given by the Holy Spirit
I John 4:13
Hereby know we that we dwell in him, and he in us, because he hath given us of his Spirit.
Assurance is evident by new love for Christians
I John 3:14
We know that we have passed from death unto life, because we love the brethren. He that loveth not his brother abideth in death.
Assurance is evident by new life
II Corinthians 5:17
Therefore if any man be in Christ, he is a new creature: old things are passed away; behold, all things are become new.
Assurance, a result of believing
I John 5:13
These thing have I written unto you t5hat believe on the name of the Son of God; that ye may know that ye have eternal life, and that ye may believe on the name of the Son of God.