April 11, 21

The Light of Life

4-11-21 susan allen

John 1:1 niv In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. 2 He was with God in the beginning. 3 Through him all things were made; without him nothing was made that has been made. 4 In him was life, and that life was the light of men. 5 The light shines in the darkness, but the darkness has not understood it. 6 There came a man who was sent from God; his name was John. 7 He came as a witness to testify concerning that light, so that through him all men might believe. 8 He himself was not the light; he came only as a witness to the light. 9 The true light that gives light to every man was coming into the world.

1 Cor 2:14 says the natural man doesn’t receive the things of the spirit of God bc they are foolishness to him and he can’t know them bc they are spiritually discerned

Ps 18:28 kjv For thou wilt light my candle: the Lord my God will enlighten my darkness.

Prov 20:27 esv The spirit of man is the lamp of the Lord, searching all his innermost parts.

Matt 13:14 niv “‘You will be ever hearing but never understanding; you will be ever seeing but never perceiving. 15 For this people’s heart has become calloused; they hardly hear with their ears, and they have closed their eyes. Otherwise they might see with their eyes, hear with their ears, understand with their hearts and turn, and I would heal them.’ 16 But blessed are your eyes because they see, and your ears because they hear.

Prov 4:18 esv But the path of the righteous is like the light of dawn, which shines brighter and brighter until full day.19 The way of the wicked is like deep darkness; they do not know over what they stumble.

Job 29:3 kjv When his candle shined upon my head, and when by his light I walked through darkness

Ps 139:12 niv even the darkness will not be dark to you; the night will shine like the day, for darkness is as light to you.

John 3: 6 esv That which is born of the flesh is flesh, and that which is born of the Spirit is spirit. 7 Do not marvel that I said to you, ‘You must be born again.’

John 8:12 niv When Jesus spoke again to the people, he said, “I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will never walk in darkness, but will have the light of life.”

2 Cor 5:17 KJV Therefore if any man be in Christ, he is a new creature: old things are passed away; behold, all things are become new

*Col 2:12 NIV 12 having been buried with him in baptism and raised with him through your faith in the power of God, who raised him from the dead.