“Then Jesus spoke to them saying ‘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
We have the Light of life.
“This is the message we have heard from Him and announce to you that God is Light, and in Him there is no darkness at all.” I John 1:5
In Jesus, there is no darkness.
“If we say we have fellowship with Him and yet walk in the darkness we lie and do not practice the truth;” I John 5:6
We walk in darkness when we do not practice the truth.
“The one who says he abides in Him ought himself to walk in the same manner as He walked.” I John 2:6
Christian, we are one thought, glance, turn of the head, and word between walking in the Light or walking in darkness.
“For our struggle is not against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the powers against the world forces of this darkness against the spiritual forces of wickedness in the heavenly places.” Ephesians 6:12
We are always in a battle.
“Put on the full armor of God so that you will be able to stand firm against the schemes of the devil.” Ephesians 6:11
Stand firm in the Lord and the strength of His might!
Be of sober spirit, be on the alert. Your adversary, the devil prowls around like a roaring lion, seeking someone to devour. I Peter 5:8
Recognize your enemy!
“Submit, therefore, to God. Resist the devil, and he will flee from you.” James 4:7
Recognize the force behind what is drawing you to gravitate towards darkness and refuse to leave the Light.
“I can do all things through Him who strengthens me.” Philippians 4:13
It is possible to defeat the enemy!
“You are from God, little children and have overcome them; because greater is He who is in you than he who is in the world.” I John 4:4
Refuse to relinquish your
hope, joy, security, peace, protection, and rest
in exchange for
discouragement, defeat, depression, worry, anxiety, and fear!