The Light of Christ Journey

Encouraging people on their journey with Christ

Have you ever followed your own plan in life and found that it was not very fruitful? In fact, following my own plan seemed to be desert like. The Lord allowed me to learn a hard, but lasting lesson; only Jesus’ guidance is fruitful. Perhaps you have been down a similar road and found out …

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Will you let God’s word change you?  This is a question we all need to ask ourselves. Each of us has free will and we can allow God’s word to transform us, or we can resist. If we resist, we hinder the work that the Lord wants to do in our lives. This will have …

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With all that is going on in the world, have you ever asked, “How long before the Lord sets us free from our enemies?” As humans, we don’t see the big picture of what God is working out and become impatient when things are not wrapped up like a 30-minute TV program. The Hebrews had …

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When God’s plan overwhelms me, it can be frightening. If you are overwhelmed, you feel you can’t handle the task you have been given. When the Lord told Moses He was going to send him to free the Hebrew people from slavery in Egypt, God’s plan seemed too big. Like many of us, Moses was …

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Have you ever meditated on the fact that “God desires to work through you?” Why would God want to work through us if He does not need our help? God does not need our help and that is a true statement. He wants to work through us because that helps us grow and mature spiritually. …

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We know God hears our cries, but at times it doesn’t feel like this is true. Not long ago a friend who was a believer in Jesus died after a battle with cancer. Untold prayers went up to God to bring healing. Didn’t God hear these prayers? Instead of being healed, he died. How do …

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God invites us into His Presence. The word invite means “to request the presence or participation of.”[1] An invitation always begins with someone else. Moses had been a shepherd for 40 years in the land of Midian since his exile from Egypt. What began as a normal day with his sheep suddenly changed when the …

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I am always amazed when God surprises me with a second chance. Have you ever been surprised by receiving a second chance? How did that feel? How did you respond the second time? There is something about being given a second chance when the first time did not go well. You may not have deserved …

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