[e-Devotionals] 1997-10-12 - Our Light

NLT: Job 18:18 They will be thrust from light into darkness, driven from the world.

NLT: Matthew 5:14 You are the light of the world-like a city on a mountain, glowing in the night for all to see.

NLT: John 1:9 The one who is the true light, who gives light to everyone, was going to come into the world.

NLT: John 3:19 Their judgment is based on this fact: The light from heaven came into the world, but they loved the darkness more than the light, for their actions were evil.

NLT: John 8:12 Jesus said to the people, "I am the light of the world. If you follow me, you won't be stumbling through the darkness, because you will have the light that leads to life."

NLT: John 9:5 But while I am still here in the world, I am the light of the world."

NLT: John 11:9 Jesus replied, "There are twelve hours of daylight every day. As long as it is light, people can walk safely. They can see because they have the light of this world.

NLT: John 12:46 I have come as a light to shine in this dark world, so that all who put their trust in me will no longer remain in the darkness.

NLT: 2 Co 4:4 Satan, the god of this evil world, has blinded the minds of those who don't believe, so they are unable to see the glorious light of the Good News that is shining upon them. They don't understand the message we preach about the glory of Christ, who is the exact likeness of God.

NLT: Re 21:24 The nations of the earth will walk in its light, and the rulers of the world will come and bring their glory to it.

Dear Lord, shine brightly through us. Use us to illuminate the darkness around us. Let those walking in the darkness, want the light we have, the true Light, Jesus Christ. Give us the wisdom and courage to shine brightly in all that we do. We pray this to bring You glory and honor, in Jesus' name, Amen.