Tag Archives: darkness

The Light of Hope; January 1, 2022


Isaiah 60:2-3 See, darkness covers the earth and thick darkness is over the peoples, but the Lord rises upon you and his glory appears over you. Nations will come to your light, and kings to the brightness of your dawn. … Continue reading

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Hiding from God; December 23, 2021


John 3:19 This is the verdict: Light has come into the world, but men loved darkness instead of light because their deeds were evil. John 3:16 is rightly the most famous verse in the Bible, but people really need to … Continue reading

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Light; June 10, 2020


Proverbs 4:18-19 The path of the righteous is like the first gleam of dawn, shining ever brighter till the full light of day. But the way of the wicked is like deep darkness; they do not know what makes them … Continue reading

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Children of Light; March 5, 2020


Ephesians 5:8 For you were once darkness, but now you are light in the Lord. Live as children of light. Once again, I could preach on any verse in this chapter! This one, however, in a way summarizes the rest. … Continue reading

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Light; January 19, 2019


Revelation 21:23 The city does not need the sun or the moon to shine on it, for the glory of God gives it light, and the Lamb is its lamp. The Bible is full of references that connect God to … Continue reading

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Children of Light; November 2, 2018


Ephesians 5:8, 15-16 For you were once darkness, but now you are light in the Lord. Live as children of light Be very careful, then, how you live—not as unwise but as wise, making the most of every opportunity, because … Continue reading

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Bearing Light; December 4, 2017


Isaiah 9:2 The people walking in darkness have seen a great light; on those living in the land of the shadow of death a light has dawned. This verse applies to everyone without the hope of eternal life in Christ … Continue reading

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Enlightenment; October 19, 2017


Psalm 36:9 For with you is the fountain of life; in your light we see light. This verse first grabbed me many years ago. At first glance it seems somewhat nonsensical – in your light we see light – but … Continue reading

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June 9, 2016


Psalm 18:28 You, O Lord, keep my lamp burning; my God turns my darkness into light. This whole Psalm switches back and forth between talking to God and talking about Him. That might reflect a flaw in David’s grammar or … Continue reading

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December 9, 2015


Isaiah 60:1-2 “Arise, shine, for your light has come, and the glory of the Lord rises upon you. See, darkness covers the earth and thick darkness is over the peoples, but the Lord rises upon you and his glory appears … Continue reading

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