Tag Archives: Light

Take Heed – Luke 11:35

Take heed therefore that the light which is in thee be not darkness. – Luke 11:35 We live in a culture that shades things in gray. Certainly all men sin, but this does not make sin good or evil acceptable. Neither does grace make sin more appropriate or profitable (Romans 6:1-4). Sin destroys. Jesus therefore […]

I Change Not – Malachi 3:6

Malachi 3:6 – For I am the Lord, I change not; therefore ye sons of Jacob are not consumed. Have you ever backed out of a promise or failed to deliver on an obligation? I think we all have. We make promises we cannot keep, and our limited power and ability makes it even harder […]

Sparklers – Luke 2:32

A light to lighten the Gentiles, and the glory of thy people Israel.  – Luke 2:32 In just three days, most countries in the Western world will celebrate a New Year.  Fireworks are popular around the globe in these celebrations, and people young and old marvel at the lights and sounds of displays of fire […]

A Kingdom Which Cannot Be Moved – Hebrews 12:28

Wherefore we receiving a kingdom which cannot be moved, let us have grace, whereby we may serve God acceptably with reverence and godly fear – Hebrews 12:28 Meditation:  So much of our daily lives is beyond our control, and this realization can drive us to feel victimized by circumstances.  Fear can creep into our minds […]

Awake to Righteousness – 1 Corinthians 15:34

Awake to righteousness, and sin not; for some have not the knowledge of God: I speak this to your shame. – 1 Corinthians 15:34 Meditation:  Sleep is good, and rest is precious.  Either unrestrained are like holes in a water bucket leeching away our zeal and momentum.  If we are ruled by sleepy virtue, this […]

Open My Eyes – Psalm 119:18

Open thou mine eyes, that I may behold wondrous things out of thy law. – Psalm 119:18 Meditation:  Many years ago when I was a boy I sat in a huge pile of sand used during an expansion of my grandfather’s barn.  As I sat in the sand, I would throw it up into the […]

No Part Dark – Luke 11:36

If thy whole body therefore be full of light, having no part dark, the whole shall be full of light, as when the bright shining of a candle doth give thee light. – ​Luke 11:36 Meditation:  Have you ever arisen in the night without turning on the lamp only to stumble for lack of light? […]