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Tag Archives: light of the world
Look to the Light: God is Constant in the Chaos
I have been thinking about how God is constant in the chaos, that He is always present and that His light is always shining, even in the darkest of places. As a part of my reflecting on this, I have … Continue reading
Grow Towards the Light
As I prayed with some friends recently I looked out the window (you don’t have to close your eyes to pray you know!) and I noticed the tree in the next door garden. As the tree has grown, the main trunk … Continue reading
Should I have left the light on or not?
So, my girls were up at 3am shouting at each other. One of them had had a bad dream and she was worried about going to sleep again in the dark but her sister couldn’t get back to sleep with … Continue reading
Posted in Being honest about our faith, discipleship, Faith, God is with us, Life experiences, Life in all it's fullness, Listening to God Tagged God has called us out of darkness into the light, Jesus is the light, Jesus the light of the world, life experiences, light of the world, the darkness can never extinguish the light, The light is more powerful than the darkness, The light shines the brightest in the darkest places Leave a comment
The Moth that Wouldn’t Leave
I spent several minutes last night trying to get a moth out of a window. It was fairly easy to capture it in a cup, but then every time that I shook the cup outside of the window, the moth … Continue reading
Who or what is the Light of the World?
We used a simple illustration with a candle in church yesterday to think about the light of the world. We lit a candle and encouraged everyone to think about what it means that Jesus is the light of the world (John 8.12). … Continue reading
The Reason Why Our Christmas Tree is Still Up
Tracey suggested that we keep our Christmas tree up for the whole year as a reminder that Jesus is the light of the world. We are also going to write answers to prayer or things that God has done and … Continue reading
Posted in Being honest about our faith, Bible, Faith, Life experiences Tagged don't forget God, God is at work, God is at work in our everyday lives, Jesus is the light, Jesus the light of the world, light of the world, now I am deeply discouraged but I will remember you, reminders of who God is 1 Comment
While There is Light we have a Chance
I loved watching the latest Star Wars film. I enjoyed the action and the humour but what struck me the most was the line: While there is light we still have a chance. In case you still haven’t seen it, … Continue reading
Posted in Faith, film, hope, Jesus Tagged film, hope, Jesus is the light, Jesus the light of the world, let your light shine, light of the world, star wars, the force awakens, the light and dark side of the force, The light is more powerful than the darkness, The light shines the brightest in the darkest places, you are the light of the world Leave a comment
The One About Shiney Fireworks
So, you have probably seen a lot of fireworks over the past few days. Fireworks definitely provoke a response. My children really love looking at them but I also know some people who have had enough of them and are glad that … Continue reading
Posted in Being honest about our faith, Faith, Life experiences, Life in all it's fullness Tagged burn brightly, fireworks, let your light shine, light of the world, Matthew 5 14-16, The light shines the brightest in the darkest places, this little light of mine, you are the light of the world Leave a comment
I’ve got the power but what will I do with it?
We have just had solar panels installed at the church building. Immediately after installation they were generating electricity even though it was cloudy and at 5.30pm it was beginning to go dark. The panels are great whenever the sun is out but when they are … Continue reading