1 John God is the only pure light in this dark world - He is the very source. When we understand Gods ways.then we realise that nothing is truly understood, unless it is within the light of God. He is the truth and the life.
Context makes a difference in conversation, but also when we read the Bible. That& why we created Bible Need To Know, a recurring feature that looks at the story behind the stories in the Bible. Use these devotionals as you read
Lights go out! That’s just part of Murphy’s Law of lights. Sooner or later, and usually at the worst possible moment, our precious source of light will go out. That’s true of all lights—except one! He is the Light that keeps shining.
1 JOHN In this is love, not that we loved God, but that He loved us and sent His Son to be the propitiation [that is, the atoning sacrifice, and the satisfying offering] for our sins [fulfilling God’s requirement for justice against sin and placating