YOU ARE THE LIGHT

By

Shelby G. Floyd

Light

Light and darkness are antipodal. We live in a physical world of darkness and light. Modern technology enables us with better light to see and penetrate the darkness. Also in the spiritual realm Christ enables us to let our light shine in the world:

Matthew 5:14-16
“You are the light of the world. A city on a hill cannot be hidden. Neither do people light a lamp and put it under a bowl. Instead they put it on its stand, and it gives light to everyone in the house. In the same way, let your light shine before men, that they may see your good deeds and praise your Father in heaven.”
NIV

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Satan

By

Shelby G. Floyd

Devil and Satan are the names most often given to the arch enemy of mankind. He is identified by many other terms such as Abaddon—Revelation 9:11; Adversary—Job 1-2; Angel of the Abyss—Revelation 9:11; and Devil about thirty-five times in the New Testament. He is called by many more such like terms that describe his sinister character and designs on the human race.

Who Belongs To Satan?

The apostle gives a test to see who our spiritual leader is. He declares that the one who keeps on living a habitual life of sin belongs to the devil “He who does what is sinful is of the devil, because the devil has been sinning from the beginning” (1 John 3:8). Continue reading “Satan”