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“And Jesus said to them, ‘Follow Me, and I will make you become fishers of men.’” Mark 1:17 How is your faith when it comes to sharing the Gospel? That might be a question you haven’t been asked in a while, if ever at all…but it is an important one. When Jesus met the first of […]

“And He said to them, ‘Go into all the world and proclaim the gospel to the whole creation.” Mark 16:15 Where does light shine the best and the brightest? The answer is in the darkest places. The people in deepest darkness need light the most. As followers of Jesus we have been commissioned as light-bearers. It […]

“Neither do people light a lamp and put it under a bowl. Instead they put it on its stand, and it gives light to everyone in the house. In the same way, let your light shine before others, that they may see your good deeds and glorify your Father in heaven.” Matthew 5:15-16   As lights […]

“You are the light of the world. A city set on a hill cannot be hidden.” Matthew 5:14 From the very beginning of recorded time, light has been welcomed in the darkness. When the earth was formless and empty, and darkness was over the surface of the deep (Genesis 1:2), God’s voice broke the silence…”Let […]

“I am the light of the world. Whoever follows Me will never walk in darkness, but will have the light of life.” John 8:12 John 8:12 is a life-changing verse if we will see it for what it is. “I am the light of the world. Whoever follows Me will never walk in darkness, but will […]

“In the same way, let your light shine before others, that they may see your good deeds and glorify your Father in heaven.” Matthew 5:16 It is not enough for Christ followers to just show our light; we need to see how far we can shine our light. In Matthew 5:14-15 Jesus said, “Neither do people […]

“In Him was life, and that life was the light of all mankind.” John 1:4 You don’t light light. You just show light. You just uncover it. You just make sure there is nothing obstructing it from view. In Matthew 5:14 Jesus said, “A town built on a hill cannot be hidden.” Every follower of Jesus […]

“We are, therefore, Christ’s ambassadors, as though God were making His appeal through us. We implore you on Christ’s behalf: Be reconciled to God.” 2 Corinthians 5:20 In His Sermon on the Mount in Matthew 5, Jesus says something that would have been strange to those who had been following and listening to Him. He said […]

“You are the light of the world. A town built on a hill cannot be hidden. Neither do people light a lamp and put it under a bowl. Instead they put it on its stand, and it gives light to everyone in the house. In the same way, let your light shine before others, that […]