Category Archives: Light of the world

At Fault…

December 5 Yesterday, we talked about a growing, systemic problem in our culture today… the lack of consideration for others (and how that leads to all manner of issues and abuses, which dominate our headlines everyday). While it is easy … Continue reading

Posted in Christianity, Daily devotional, God's provision, Light of the world, our identity in Christ, Purpose in Life, True Christianity, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Candy Canes, Broken Projectors, and Providence

December 3 I’m pretty sure that we’ve all heard the phrase: But there are some times when He allows us to catch a glimpse of just how He works in our lives. Case in point… this past weekend… To set … Continue reading

Posted in Being the Light, Belonging to God, Daily devotional, Giving of Ourselves, God's Handiwork, Light of the world, True Christianity | Tagged , , , , | 3 Comments

Were vs. Are, pt. 7 – Light in the Lord

November 2 “For you were once darkness, but now you are light in the Lord.” (Ephesians 5:8) Over the past two weeks we have been talking about the amazing contrast between what we were (before committing our hearts to Jesus) … Continue reading

Posted in Being the Light, Completed Work of Christ, Daily devotional, Glorifying God, God's provision, Identity, Light of the world, New creation, our identity in Christ | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

In the Last Days… Part 3

August 30 “Understand this: In the last days terrible times will come… For people will be traitorous, reckless, conceited, lovers of pleasure rather than lovers of God, having the appearance of godliness, but denying its power.” (from 2Timothy 3:1-5) Yesterday, … Continue reading

Posted in Commitment to Jesus, culture, Daily devotional, Just Like Jesus, Knowing God, Light of the world | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Whoever Believes in Me; part 6

August 16 “I have come into the world as light, so that whoever believes in Me will not remain in darkness.” (Jesus – John 11:25) I am often perplexed and saddened by what I hear on the evening news – … Continue reading

Posted in Being the Light, Belief, Daily devotional, Light of the world, Purpose in Life, True Christianity, Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

Darkness and Light

June 25 “The people dwelling in darkness have seen a great light…” (Matthew 4:16) All last week, we talked about BEing the Light – what that means and how we are to go about our task (living graciously, by loving … Continue reading

Posted in Being the Light, Daily devotional, End Times, Grace and Truth, Light of the world, Love, True Christianity | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Being the Light; Pt. 2

June19 “You are the Light of the world.” (Matthew 5:14) Jesus told His first disciples something essential to them: “You are the Light of the world.” (Matt. 5:14) He wanted them to understand that they WERE of a different substance … Continue reading

Posted in Being the Light, Daily devotional, Light, Light of the world, our identity in Christ, True Christianity | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

BEing the Light

June 18 “You are the Light of the world…” (Jesus to His disciples; Matthew 5:14) As a Christian, it is getting more and more difficult to read the headlines and not be angry at what is happening in our culture. … Continue reading

Posted in culture, Daily devotional, discipleship, Light, Light of the world, True Christianity, Wickedness | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Sin, and What it Does; pt. 2

May 23 Yesterday, we talked about the concept of “death” in the Bible. It does not mean to cease to exist… it means to be separated from that which gives life to us. The great problem is outlined in our … Continue reading

Posted in Daily devotional, Light of the world, Sin, the Gift of Jesus, True Christianity | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Salvation 101: Sin, and What it Does

May 22 Yesterday, we talked about salvation and discipleship (mostly discipleship)… but I felt compelled to spend some time talking about what salvation means and how it is essential to our lives. What does salvation entail? What does it bring … Continue reading

Posted in Daily devotional, Free from sin, Light of the world, Salvation, Sin, True Christianity | Tagged , , | Leave a comment