The Light of Christ Journey

Encouraging people on their journey with Christ

A cornerstone can be defined as something essential or indispensable.[1] Faith is the cornerstone of life because it is vital for eternal life and transformation in this lifetime. Paul writes in Ephesians 2:20 that Jesus is our chief cornerstone. And it is this cornerstone on which we build our faith. Hebrews 11:1 Faith shows the …

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Faith is the greatest miracle that God gives us. Sometimes people can get caught up in the miraculous of people healed physically and miss the most critical part. The vital factor is placing our faith in Jesus as our Savior. While a miracle is impressive, and I have seen them firsthand, this does not compare …

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“Why marry people of faith” is a great question. When Christians get married this is not always something people give much thought to, yet it is very important. When two believers come together a strong foundation can be constructed on the foundation of Jesus Christ. The Apostle Paul gives spiritual insight to why a believer …

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Can you let God be your defender? Although this is not easy, maybe this is what the Holy Spirit is prompting you to do in your situation. There are always going to be people in your life who misunderstand you and people who don’t like you for some reason. There will be people who complain …

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Overcoming fear with faith is not easy. We live in a chaotic time where many people are wrestling with fear. Fear is defined as: a distressing emotion aroused by impending danger, evil, pain, etc., whether the threat is real or imagined; the feeling or condition of being afraid.[1] Our enemy, satan, uses fear as a …

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Stepping out in faith must be led by the Lord. It is a time when we learn through experience. Why would stepping out in faith be so important in our faith development? When Mary was a young woman the angel Gabriel came and visited her with amazing news. As you read this pretend that you …

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When our faith is stretched it is both exciting and scary at the same time. Have you let the Lord stretch your faith? How did that effect you? How did that change your faith life? I remember a Russian mission trip that stretched my dependance on God. I had to learn to depend on God …

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As we become believers, we begin to bear the fruit of faith. My father-in-law loved his fruit trees and spent hours caring for his trees so they would bear much fruit. When you take care of fruit trees it is easy to see with your eyes if they are bearing fruit. A tree that does …

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Faith changes everything. We had a young man go on a mission trip with us a few years ago because his girlfriend was going. Although there was nothing spiritual about that decision, God, in His mercy, began to work on his heart. Then there was a day when he placed his faith in Jesus. It …

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Remember, your faith saves you. Have you received Jesus as your Savior? If not, today is the day of salvation. 2 Cor. 6:2 For God says, “At just the right time, I heard you. On the day of salvation, I helped you.” Indeed, the “right time” is now. Today is the day of salvation. [1] When …

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