Tag Archives: Light

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? […]

Life and Light – John 1:4-5

John 1:4-5 – In him was life; and the life was the light of men. And the light shineth in darkness; and the darkness comprehended it not. I woke up this morning.  Did you?  I suspect that if you are reading or hearing these words, then you are awake, alive and well.  Now if you […]

Keep The Light On – Leviticus 24:2

Command the children of Israel, that they bring unto thee pure oil olive beaten for the light, to cause the lamps to burn continually. – Leviticus 24:2 On a whim, the voice actor and author, Tom Bodett coined the slogan “We’ll leave the light on for you,” used now by the lodging chain Motel 6 for […]

Ye Are The Light – Matthew 5:14

Matthew 5:14 – Ye are the light of the world. A city that is set on an hill cannot be hid. One of my favorite hymns is The Sevant Song by Richard Gillard.  While the tune is moving, what I enjoy are the words.  The lyrics if this lovely worship songare simultaneously inspiring, comforting, and […]