In him was life; and the life was the light of men (John 1:4, KJV) John 1 is a heavenly download of mysteries regarding Jesus, the Word of God. It says in Him, that is the Word, was life, and the life was the light of men. First, it tells us that life was in the
And there appeared unto them cloven tongues like as of fire, and it sat upon each of them (Acts 2:3, KJV) The fire of the Holy Spirit sets ablaze a soul for God. It charges up a church and can turn an entire city upside down, as it was said of Paul. When the Holy
For ye were sometimes darkness, but now are ye light in the Lord: walk as children of light (Ephesians 5:8, KJV) The Lord calls us “children of light.” We were born into the kingdom to shine. Our Father is Light, our Saviour is Light, and He says we are the light of the world! Our
The lampstand also for the light, with its utensils and its lamps, and the boil for the light (Exod. 35:14 ESV) The Lord gave Moses specific instructions about the construction of the Tabernacle. The Lampstand was to be made of pure gold with seven branches to hold seven lamps for the light in the Tabernacle.
And God said, Let there be lights in the firmament of the heaven to divide the day from the night; and let them be for signs, and for seasons, and for days, and years (Gen. 1:14 KJV) What if I told you I have a word the Lord has given me to show you what
For thou wilt light my candle: the LORD my God will enlighten my darkness. (Ps. 18:28 KJV) David declared prophetically that the LORD will light his candle and enlighten his darkness. He had only a glimpse of the light of God in the Old Testament. Today, the true Light of God has come to us
For God speaketh once, yea twice, yet man perceiveth it not (Job 33:14 KJV). God speaks, once and even twice and man cannot perceive it. This is the fundamental issue we have in relating to God. He is so high, dwelling in an unapproachable light which humanity without divine help cannot see or perceive. When
But all things that are reproved are made manifest by the light: for whatsoever doth make manifest is light (Eph. 5:13 KJV) Light is a frequent word we encounter in the scriptures. It is used symbolically in the Word to convey profound spiritual truths about the glory of God and His expression to His creation.