Living as Salt and Light

Living as Salt and Light

In the beginning, God created the world with wisdom. And the very One who created and ordered the world is the same One who invites us to enter into His light, life, and love. We have the ability to respond to His overtures, but we must train ourselves to be...
Living as Salt and Light

Walking in the Light

The latter half of the book of Ephesians calls us to live in a way that is compatible with our new nature, our identity in Christ. We were formerly dead, but we are now alive; we used to walk in darkness, but now we are called to the light. A New Narrative Even after...
Living as Salt and Light

Called to be Saints

How do you walk as a child of the light? When we were adopted into the family of God, we moved from the sphere of death and darkness into the sphere of life and light. Called to be Saints Even though we still sin in this life, God has declared us to be saints through...
Living as Salt and Light

Deuteronomy 7: Warnings about the World

The first few chapters in Deuteronomy are full of gratitude. Moses reminds the Israelites over and over again that they did not earn God’s favor or their own salvation. Everything they had was because of God’s grace. Out of that gratitude, Moses urged the...
Living as Salt and Light

365 Key Chapters of the Bible: John 8

In this passage, we find the second of Jesus’ “I AM” statements in John. Jesus says, “I am the Light of the world; he who follows Me will not walk in the darkness, but will have the light of life” (John 8:12). This statement reminds us of the lamps lighting up the...