He is the Light

Jesus spoke to the people once more and said, "I am the light of the world.  If you follow me, you won't have to walk in darkness, because you will have the light that leads to life."

I. LIGHT/LIFE

PSALM 119:105 thy word is a lamp to guide my feet and a light for my path.

II. JOHN 8:12 Jesus spoke to the people once more and said, "I am the light of the world.  If you follow me, you won't have to walk in darkness, because you will have the light that leads to life."

2 CORINTHIANS 6:14 Do not be yoked together with unbelievers.  For what do righteousness and wickedness have in common?  Or what fellowship can light have with darkness?

III. LIGHT/EYES

"Darkness is the absence of light." Albert Einstein

MATTHEW 6:22-23 "Your eyes are windows into your body.  If you open your eyes wide in wonder and belief, your body fills up with light."

"What you behold, you become" Will Ford

PSALM 101:3 I will not set before my eyes anything that is worthless.

IV.  SEASON OF AWAKENING

GENESIS 1:14-15 God spoke:  "Lights!  Come out!  Shine in heavens sky!  Separate day from night.  Mark seasons and days and years.  Lights in heaven's sky to give light to earth." And there it.  

"Turn your eyes upon Jesus, look full in His wonderful face, and the things of earth will grow strangely dim, in the light of His glory and grace"  Helen H. Lemmel

I JOHN 1:7 But if we walk in the light, as he is in the light, we have fellowship with one another, and the blood of Jesus, his Son, purifies us from all sin.

V.  THE LIGHT THAT LEADS TO LIFE

JOHN 14:6 "I am the way and the truth and the life.  No one comes to the Father except through me."