Carriers of light

I hope you’ve had an enjoyable half-term break, if that has applied to you! I must confess it has taken me most of the week to get over the time change from summertime to winter; it always seems a bit of a shock having to embrace night time even before I’ve had my evening meal! In all of that, I’m reminded that, spiritually, we are not designed for darkness.

The apostle John wrote these awe-inspiring words: ‘God is light and in Him there is no darkness at all. If we say we have fellowship with Him while we walk in darkness, we lie and do not practice the truth. But if we walk in the light, as He is in the light … the blood of Jesus, His son, cleanses us from all sin.’ Powerful words! It is a message of no compromise, so let’s be consistent pursuers and carriers of the light of Christ in all circumstances, even if the nights are drawing in …