all we can do is to shine with integrity and if we do that then hope is introduced regardless of the weight, or the scope, or the depth of the dark.
light of the world
people being soaked in light, with droplets of luminescence cast off from us like water from a dog when it shakes its whole body after a bath. Baptized not in water but in light.
To be honest, it can be a challenge sometimes to respond positively to God’s call for us to be light and to share light in this difficult world
Instead of shoving the Lord into a box and consigning him to eleven months in the attic, John suggested putting Jesus on the windowsill where he can look out into the world he came to save.
Every part of who I am is influenced by others: their work, their creativity, their journey; I could write a fairly lengthy book just peeling back the layers.
We are called to be compelling evidence that God’s reconciling love through Jesus is credible, available, transformational, and invitational.
We are called to be God’s light and love in this often dark and broken world. Our ministry is not criticism, or judgment, but reconciliation, healing, and grace.
We aren’t fighting against human enemies but against rulers, authorities, forces of cosmic darkness, and spiritual powers of evil in the heavens. Therefore, pick up the full armor of God so that you can stand your ground on the evil day… Read More ›