Throughout the New Testament, the followers of Jesus are called to be lights in the darkness. So, what does it mean to shine?
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It means:. But over time, that shine can dull as dust collects on it. In the same way, sin can dull our shine as lights for Jesus Christ. Our lives which once sparkled with the joy of Christ can become clouded with a love for things of this world. Before you can be a light to others, take a look at your own life.
Has sin dulled the evidence of Christ in you? Ask God for His forgiveness and help in changing your heart. How exactly do you become this brilliant beacon to people around you?
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How to Shine Your Light for Christ.
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We live in a dark world, full of lies, hate and confusion. Putting yourself out there. He explained that no one lights a lamp just to hide it under a basket.
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Are you the shy type? Always pointing back to the light source. Our goal should never be to bring recognition to ourselves, but to bring glory to God. Wandering through the desert of disappointment, the desert of fear, the desert of pain.
Consider this delightful devotional your must-have guide for any season of wandering. Read and be stirred to trust the God who can part waters. The hills are steep, the path is not evenly paved, and the twists and turns are often treacherous. But the joys!
The wilderness joys of trusting our heavenly Father, and releasing our grasp on earthly comforts, are deeper and sweeter than we could have dreamed. Stacy Reaoch is a gifted guide for real joy in hard places. She loves God, is full of his word, has walked this way herself, and is ready to take you through the stresses, strains, pains, and pleasures of desert life on the path to the Promised Land. But Scripture tells a different story, for there we see that there is nothing we face that is not common to us all.
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The struggle of the Israelites to find contentment in the wilderness has a message for all of us, and Stacy helpfully offers us that message. Reaoch takes us through the experiences of Israel in the wilderness and deftly applies the text to our lives today. The book is biblically faithful, spiritually challenging, and encouraging. Through her writing we behold our powerful, trustworthy, and wise God, the God of biblical history and the God who walks closely with us in our wilderness wanderings, right now.
In Wilderness Wanderings: Finding Contentment in the Desert Times of Life , Stacy Reaoch seeks to help readers by faithfully taking them through the Exodus story, pointing them to Christ, and then providing them with practical guidance from the Word of God. Arranged into a series of twenty five devotionals, this book is sure to bear fruit in the lives of readers for a long time to come. Like Israel, we are quick to forget all God has done in our lives.