I Am the Light of the World

February 26, 2023

I Am The Light of the World

Jesus 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.”

John 8:12 NLT

Jesus’ Claims

1) His Divine __________________________________

The people who walk in darkness will see a great light. For those who live in a land of deep darkness, a light will shine.

Isaiah 9:2 NLT

2) His Divine __________________________________

…for the Lord your God will be your everlasting light, and your God will be your glory.

Isaiah 60:19b NLT

God’s Promises

1) The light brings ____________________________________.

And the judgment is based on this fact: God’s light came into the world, but people loved the darkness more than the light, for their actions were evil. All who do evil hate the light and refuse to go near it for fear their sins will be exposed. But those who do what is right come to the light so others can see that they are doing what God wants.

John 3:19-21 NLT

2) The light brings ____________________________________.

If we are living in the light, as God is in the light, then we have fellowship with each other, and the blood of Jesus, His Son, cleanses us from all sin.

1 John 1:7 NLT

3) The light brings ____________________________________.

Jesus replied, “There are twelve hours of daylight every day. During the day people can walk safely. They can see because they have the light of this world. But at night there is danger of stumbling because they have no light.”

John 11:9-10 NLT

4) The light brings ____________________________________.

The Lord is my light and my salvation – so why should I be afraid?

Psalm 27:1 NLT