GOD IS LIGHT and HIS ONLY BEGOTTEN SON is the LIGHT OF THE WORLD and the CHILDREN OF GOD are CHILDREN OF THE LIGHT! (Matthew 5:1-16) (John 1:1-4, 14; 3:16-18, 12:46) (Ephesians 5:7-10).

“[LIGHT IS SOWN FOR THE RIGHTEOUS], and gladness for [THE UPRIGHT] in heart” (Psalm 97:11). “The LORD knoweth the days of [THE UPRIGHT: AND THEIR INHERITANCE SHALL BE FOREVER]” (Psalm 37:18).

“This then is the message which we have heard of him, and declare unto you, that [GOD IS LIGHT], and in him is no darkness at all” (1 John 1:5).

“Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, and cometh down from the [FATHER OF LIGHTS], with whom is no variableness, neither shadow of turning” (James 1:17).

“[FOR GOD SO LOVED THE WORLD, THAT HE GAVE HIS ONLY BEGOTTEN SON, THAT WHOSOEVER BELIEVETH IN HIM SHOULD NOT PERISH, BUT HAVE EVERLASTING LIFE]” (John 3:16).

JESUS, the ONLY BEGOTTEN SON OF GOD says: “[I AM COME A LIGHT INTO THE WORLD, THAT WHOSOEVER BELIEVETH ON ME SHOULD NOT ABIDE IN DARKNESS]’” (John 12:46).

“[I AM THE LIGHT OF THE WORLD: HE THAT FOLLOWETH ME SHALL NOT WALK IN DARKNESS, BUT SHALL HAVE THE LIGHT OF LIFE]” (John 8:12).

“As long as I am in the world, [I AM THE LIGHT OF THE WORLD]” (John 9:5).

“And this is the condemnation, that [LIGHT IS COME INTO THE WORLD, AND MEN LOVED DARKNESS RATHER THAN LIGHT], because [THEIR DEEDS WERE EVIL].  For every one that doeth evil hateth the light, neither cometh to the light, lest his deeds should be reproved. But [HE THAT DOETH TRUTH COMETH TO THE LIGHT], that his deeds may be made manifest, that they are wrought in God” (John 3:19-21).

“[YE ARE THE LIGHT OF THE WORLD]. A city that is set on an hill cannot be hid. Neither do men light a candle, and put it under a bushel, but on a candlestick; and it giveth light unto all that are in the house. [LET YOUR LIGHT SO SHINE BEFORE MEN, THAT THEY MAY SEE YOUR GOOD WORKS, AND GLORIFY YOUR FATHER WHICH IS IN HEAVEN]” (Matthew 5:14-16).

“[WOE UNTO THEM THAT CALL EVIL GOOD AND GOOD EVIL]; that put [DARKNESS FOR LIGHT, AND LIGHT FOR DARKNESS]; that put bitter for sweet, and sweet for bitter” (Isaiah 5:20).

“Be not ye therefore partakers with them. For ye were sometimes darkness, but now are ye [LIGHT IN THE LORD: WALK AS CHILDREN OF LIGHT]: (For the fruit of the Spirit is in all goodness and righteousness and truth;) Proving what is acceptable unto the Lord” (Ephesians 5:7-10).

In Glory of the FATHER, the SON and the HOLY SPIRIT. Amen.

Enlightenment seekers climb cloud toward radiating light

JESUS says: “[LET YOUR LIGHT SO SHINE BEFORE MEN, THAT THEY MAY SEE YOUR GOOD WORKS, AND GLORIFY YOUR FATHER WHICH IS IN HEAVEN]” (Matthew 5:16).

We are GOD’S ELECT the CHILDREN OF GOD by the FAITH of JESUS CHRIST (Galatians 3:24). Therefore, since our Lord JESUS is the LIGHT OF THE WORLD, he encourages us as his FOLLOWERS to be examples of HIS LIGHT SHINING IN THE WORLD.

JESUS also says: “[I AM THE LIGHT OF THE WORLD: HE THAT FOLLOWETH ME SHAL]L not walk in darkness, but shall have the [LIGHT OF LIFE]” (John 8:12).

“[IF ANY MAN WILL COME AFTER ME], [LET HIM DENY HIMSELF], and [TAKE UP HIS CROSS DAILY], and [FOLLOW ME]” (Luke 9:23).

“[AS LONG AS I AM IN THE WORLD, I AM THE LIGHT OF THE WORLD]” (John 9:5).

“[YE ARE THE LIGHT OF THE WORLD]. A city that is set on an hill cannot be hid. Neither do men light a candle, and put it under a bushel, but on a candlestick; and it giveth light unto all that are in the house. [LET YOUR LIGHT SO SHINE BEFORE MEN, THAT THEY MAY SEE YOUR GOOD WORKS, AND GLORIFY YOUR FATHER WHICH IS IN HEAVEN]” (Matthew 5:14-16).

“[FEAR NOT, LITTLE FLOCK]; for it is your Father’s good pleasure to give you the kingdom” (Luke 12:32).

“I am with you alway, even unto the [END OF THE WORLD]. Amen” (Matthew 28:20).

In Glory of the FATHER, the SON and the HOLY SPIRIT. Amen.

“[IN THE WAY OF RIGHTEOUSNESS IS LIFE]; and in the pathway thereof there is no death” (Proverbs 12:28).

“The LORD is [MY LIGHT AND MY SALVATION]; whom shall I fear? The LORD is the strength of my life; of whom shall I be afraid?” (Psalm 27:1).

“The LORD is [MY SHEPHERD; I SHALL NOT WANT]. Yea, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, [I WILL FEAR NO EVIL: FOR THOU ART WITH ME]; thy rod and thy staff they comfort me.

[SURELY GOODNESS AND MERCY SHALL FOLLOW ME ALL THE DAYS OF MY LIFE]: and [I WILL DWELL IN THE HOUSE] of the LORD [FOR EVER]” (Psalm 23:1, 4, 6).

JESUS, the GOOD SHEPHERD (John 10:10-11) says:  “[I AM THE LIGHT OF THE WORLD]: he that [FOLLOWETH ME] shall not walk in darkness, but [SHALL HAVE THE LIGHT OF LIFE]” (John 8:12).

“[AS LONG AS I AM IN THE WORLD, I AM THE LIGHT OF THE WORLD]” (John 9:5).

“[FEAR NOT, LITTLE FLOCK; FOR IT IS YOUR FATHER’S GOOD PLEASURE TO GIVE YOU THE KINGDOM]” (Luke 12:32).

“[I AM WITH YOU ALWAY, EVEN UNTO THE END OF THE WORLD]. Amen” (Matthew 28:20).

A troubled young man walking into the light

JESUS is the LIGHT OF THE WORLD and GOD has given him ONLY the POWER to give LIGHT to human beings to ESCAPE the DARKNESS on the LAST DAY (Matthew 24;35-36, 25:31-34) (Revelation 11:18, 20:11-15).

“Wherefore he saith: ‘[AWAKE THOU THAT SLEEPEST], and arise from the dead, and [CHRIST SHALL GIVE THEE LIGHT]’” (Ephesians 5:14).

“And many of them that sleep in the dust of the earth shall awake, [SOME TO EVERLASTING LIFE], and [SOME TO SHAME AND EVERLASTING CONTEMPT]” (Daniel 12:2).

“[BEHOLD, I SHEW YOU A MYSTERY; WE SHALL NOT ALL SLEEP, BUT WE SHALL ALL BE CHANGED]. In a moment, in the twinkling of an eye, at the [LAST TRUMP]: for the trumpet shall sound, and the dead shall be raised incorruptible, and [WE SHALL BE CHANGED]. For this corruptible must put on incorruption, and this mortal must put on immortality. So when this corruptible shall have put on incorruption, and this mortal shall have put on immortality, then shall be brought to pass the saying that is written, Death is swallowed up in victory. O death, where is thy sting? O grave, where is thy victory?” (1 Corinthians 15:44-55).

“[FOR THE LORD HIMSELF SHALL DESCEND FROM HEAVEN WITH A SHOUT], with the voice of the archangel, and with the trump of God: [AND THE DEAD IN CHRIST SHALL RISE FIRST], then [WE WHICH ARE ALIVE AND REMAIN SHALL BE CAUGHT UP TOGETHER WITH THEM IN THE CLOUDS], to meet the Lord in the air: [AND SO SHALL WE EVER BE WITH THE LORD]” (1 Thessalonians 4:16–17).

“[TRUTH] shall spring out of the earth; and [RIGHTEOUSNESS] shall look down from heaven” (Psalm 85:11).

“[LIGHT IS SOWN FOR THE RIGHTEOUS], and gladness for the upright in heart” (Psalm 97:11).

“The LORD knoweth the days of the upright: and their inheritance shall be forever” (Psalm 37:18).

“They that be wise shall shine as the brightness of the firmament; and they that turn many to righteousness as the stars forever and ever” (Daniel 12:3).

“Wherefore, beloved, seeing that ye look for such things, be diligent that ye may be found of him in peace, without spot, and blameless” (2 Peter 3:14).

“Be ye also patient; stablish your heart: for the coming of the Lord draweth nigh” (James 5:8).

“Be ye therefore ready also: for the Son of man cometh at an hour when ye think not” (Luke 12:40).

“Behold, he cometh with clouds; and every eye shall see him, and they also which pierced him: and all kindreds of the earth shall wail because of him. Even so, Amen” (Revelation 1:7).

Figure of Light Appears in Sky over Beautiful Landscape