The psalmist says, “Your word is a lamp for my feet, a light on my path.” (Psalm 119:105) Here are some light-bearing Scripture verses and a prayer. Hopefully there is something in this selection to encourage you and help light your way. And God said, ‘Let there be light,’ and there was light. Genesis … Continue reading "Light on my path"
To all saints, i.e. anyone who is within the Body of Christ … For many decades now, Celtic Spirituality has been a hot topic, latterly also in my life. How grateful I am that I was brought into contact with this ancient but holistic faith tradition through ministries like the Iona Community, the Northumbria … Continue reading "In the school of prayer with the Celtic Saints"
(Photo: Irene Bom) Here are Paul’s words of encouragement and exhortation to his friend and partner in the gospel, Timothy, taken from the Amplified Bible: I charge [you] in the presence of God and of Christ Jesus, Who is to judge the living and the dead, and by (in the light of) His … Continue reading "In the light of His coming"
“Shine like diamonds” (Photo: Irene Bom) This is the first post in the new series, “Light”, a recurring theme in the Bible, from the first chapter to the last. A prayer In his book, The Open Gate, David Adam has a section entitled “Candle prayers”. Here is one that works both as a morning … Continue reading "The blessing of light"