When we discipline ourselves and take every thought captive to Christ then there is no room for fear and worry in our lives. When we shine the light of Christ onto our thoughts we can see which ones are helpful and which are hurtful. When we open our lives to Christ it is us whoContinue reading “The Light of Christ”
The darkest of nights cannot extinguish the smallest of lights. Jesus within us will shine brightly if we allow ourselves to be the lantern through which the world can see Him.
No matter how great the darkness the smallest of lights makes a huge difference. We are here to make a difference in this world and the lives of those around us. To bring hope to the hopeless, love to the unlovely and peace to the fearful. To bring help to the needy, food to theContinue reading “Light in the Darkness”
I’ve just been looking at the moon through our telescope. I love it, so bashed about, full of damage, in many ways dull and lifeless and yet so beautiful and radiant. Like us the moon has no light of its own it simply reflects the light that comes its way. We may be battered, damagedContinue reading “The Moon”
Light of the world Eagerly awaited So very needed Born to be hated Light of the world Giving up all Born as a baby Heeding the call Light of the world God come to earth Living amongst us Showing our worth Light of the world Bringing salvation Bringing us hope By God’s incarnation Light ofContinue reading “Light of the World”
Guide our feet today Lord into the ways you want us to follow. Give us the words to say in all circumstances. Let our actions glorify your name and let us shine as a light to the nations. Amen.
Your heart is always open before God. He knows of all your heart’s desires, your heartaches and your motives. Nothing is hidden from Him. Where there is darkness He will bring light. Hide nothing from Him for all you are doing is fooling yourself. He will not take your heart, but if you choose toContinue reading “Open Heart”
Do nothing for show Or out of selfish motives Do not seek for yourself glory Or thanks from others Do not think of yourself as better than anyone Instead be humble Yet do not out yourself down See yourself in a correct light Live your life so that Jesus is on show Live so thatContinue reading “His Light”
Even in the depths of despair and darkness the smallest of lights makes a huge difference. Be that light for us this day Lord and help us to be that light for others. Amen
Never exchange being right for being light.