Tag Archives: Light

A lion in your living room?

I’ve learned something from painful experience. It’s impossible to have a casual relationship with sin. Think of the front door to your house or apartment. It’s how you gain entry; it’s the way you admit guests. Listen. If you crack open … Continue reading

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Lightning, then thunder

The speed of sound is 767 mph or about 0.2 miles per second. This enables us to estimate our distance from a lightning strike by counting the seconds until we hear the thunder. For every five seconds we count, we’re … Continue reading

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Who am I to you?

Take a moment to think about your best friend. How would you describe him/her to someone who has not met him/her? Pick a noun, not an adjective. It’s difficult! For my buddy of 30 years, I chose cube. This is … Continue reading

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Get lit

The phrase “get lit” means getting stoned according to the Urban Dictionary. The purpose is to achieve an altered state of consciousness that is more enjoyable than your norm. While I will admit to hanging with Ozzy’s demon alcohol a few … Continue reading

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You are sent

Let’s take a walk through the ninth chapter of John to see how the Bible tells us more than events. It teaches us life. [Verse 1] As Jesus was walking, he saw a blind man. You are not forgotten no … Continue reading

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Perceived risk

Today I heard “Stand in the light” by Jordan Smith for the first time. This is the primary lyric from the refrain: Cause the greatest risk we’ll ever take is by far/To stand in the light and be seen as we … Continue reading

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Playing with matches

Dabbling in sin is like playing with matches in your living room. Eventually, you will burn down your house. The fact is that it’s impossible to have a casual relationship with sin. If you crack open the door, it will … Continue reading

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How to get a small waist

And God said, “Let there be light,” and there was light. Genesis 1:3 Light is a continuous thread that weaves its way through the tapestry of God’s word to us, the Bible. Jesus said in John 8:12 “I am the … Continue reading

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