Tag Archives: light
C.S. Lewis said, “I believe in Christianity as I believe that the Sun has risen: not only because I see it, but because by it I see everything else.” * I pray to have God’s eyes as I view the … Continue reading
Reflecting God’s Glory
The moon has fascinated mankind since creation. Songs have been written to rejoice in its beauty. Lovers have held hands and enjoyed the atmosphere it creates. It shows us around, to a degree, at night. This author has a reputation … Continue reading
“O God, it is You who knows my folly, And my wrongs are not hidden from You. May those who wait for You not be ashamed through me, O Lord God of hosts; May those who seek You not be … Continue reading
Light to the Blind
The people who walk in darkness Will see a great light; Those who live in a dark land, The light will shine on them. Isaiah 9:2 This is a frightening, unpredictable world we travel through in our pilgrimage to … Continue reading
Open Our Eyes, “Sunrise-from-on-high”!
Mary exults in the kindness of God (Luke 1:39-80), as shown in the announcement of the imminent coming of both Messiah and His forerunner, “for He has had regard for the humble state of His bondslave” 48 and that He … Continue reading
Who Do We Reflect to People?
Moses had a very close relationship with God during his wilderness service. 80-120 years old during this stressful time, he had learned dependence on God. Speaking to God often in the Tent of Meeting as a friend (Exodus 33:11), it might be … Continue reading
Does Our Light Shine?
The Lord gave Moses and the people careful instructions as to how the 7-pronged menorah should be crafted. (Exodus 25:31-40) This is the lampstand that gave light to the otherwise dark, interior of the Holy Place in the Tabernacle. It is the centerpiece of … Continue reading