Walk by the LIGHT, 14MAR – #830

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Walk by the LIGHT, 14MAR

I love scripture that helps us live… this says everything about how we are to keep going:

Jesus answered, “Are there not twelve hours of daylight? Anyone who walks in the daytime will not stumble, for they see by this world’s light. It is when a person walks at night that they stumble, for they have no light.”

We are to keep going.

We are to keep doing our service to Him.

We are to keep spreading HOPE, educating, sharing.

If this isn’t the BEST time to share the Lord, I don’t know when would be!

Captive audience of stressed out people, we can share the peace and let Christ shine…

Keep walking in the LIGHT.

Serve, not speculate…

Sing, not sleep.

Walk, not wallow…

Share, not stifle..

See, not stumble…

Build-up, not break down…

Conquer, not collapse…

Live, not die, live to live forever…

Love, love, love…

Amen


The Death of Lazarus, John 11 (NIV)

Now a man named Lazarus was sick. He was from Bethany, the village of Mary and her sister Martha.  (This Mary, whose brother Lazarus now lay sick, was the same one who poured perfume on the Lord and wiped his feet with her hair.) So the sisters sent word to Jesus, “Lord, the one you love is sick.”

When he heard this, Jesus said, “This sickness will not end in death. No, it is for God’s glory so that God’s Son may be glorified through it.” Now Jesus loved Martha and her sister and Lazarus. So when he heard that Lazarus was sick, he stayed where he was two more days, and then he said to his disciples, “Let us go back to Judea.” “But Rabbi,” they said, “a short while ago the Jews there tried to stone you, and yet you are going back?”

Jesus answered, “Are there not twelve hours of daylight? Anyone who walks in the daytime will not stumble, for they see by this world’s light. It is when a person walks at night that they stumble, for they have no light.”

After he had said this, he went on to tell them, “Our friend Lazarus has fallen asleep; but I am going there to wake him up.” His disciples replied, “Lord, if he sleeps, he will get better.” Jesus had been speaking of his death, but his disciples thought he meant natural sleep.

So then he told them plainly, “Lazarus is dead, and for your sake I am glad I was not there, so that you may believe. But let us go to him.” Then Thomas (also known as Didymus) said to the rest of the disciples, “Let us also go, that we may die with him.”

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