Praying from 1 John 2:23 relating to Salvation, Confession, Relationship with God.

Dear Lord, I come before you humbly, acknowledging that whoever denies your Son doesn’t have you as their Father. I confess that I believe in your Son, Jesus Christ, and I declare that I have you as my Father. I claim the promise that whoever confesses the Son has the Father also. I submit myself to your will and ask that you continue to guide me in my faith journey. Thank you for the gift of salvation through your Son. Amen.

Verse: Whoever denies the Son doesn’t have the Father. He who confesses the Son has the Father also.
1 John 2:23

This is a Both.

Summary: The verse commands the reader to confess the Son in order to have the Father and promises that whoever denies the Son will not have the Father.