Matthew 5:14-23; Matthew 5:16 Read chapter in The Message Bible. God is not a secret to be kept. ... even though our message will be rejected by many - and in this world, we will have tribulation. It contains the very essence of the message of love and personal empowerment that Jesus shared throughout his ministry. This may be one of the first verses you learned in Sunday school. John Piper May 14, 1995 82 Shares Sermon. Matthew 5:14 "You are the light of the world. a. ou dunatai polis krubenai epano horous keimene; Matthew 5:14 The Message Bible << Matthew 4 | Matthew 5 | Matthew 6 >> The Light of the World. Browse Sermons on Matthew 5:14-16. Keep open house; be generous with your lives. Matthew 5:14-16 The Message (MSG) 14-16 “Here’s another way to put it: You’re here to be light, bringing out the God-colors in the world. Matthew 5:14-16 MSG. John Piper May 21, 1995 289 Shares God is most glorified in us when we are most satisfied in him A city that is set on a hill cannot be hid. I’m putting you on a light stand. Find Top Church Sermons, Illustrations, and Preaching Slides on Matthew 5:14-16. Matthew 5:1-48. May 21, 1995. God is not a secret to be kept. Wer The world is “in the dark” about God, but Christians “turn on the lights”. Chuck Smith :: Sermon Notes for Matthew 5:14-16 ← Back to Chuck Smith's Bio & Resources "YE ARE THE LIGHT OF THE WORLD" I. Keep open house; be generous with your lives. 1 Now when Jesus saw the crowds, he went up on a mountainside and sat down. Matthew 5:14-16 The Message (MSG) 14-16 “Here’s another way to put it: You’re here to be light, bringing out the God-colors in the world. Matthew 5:14-16 The Message (MSG) 14-16 “Here’s another way to put it: You’re here to be light, bringing out the God-colors in the world. Jesus himself is the “light of all mankind…that shines in the darkness” (Jn 1:4-5). Matthew 5:14-15 KJV. There are more than 35,000 free videos, sermon prep resources, kids lessons, graphics packages, music, ministry tips, and more that you can download and use in your ministry. Scripture: Matthew 5:43–48. We’re going public with this, as … Read verse in The Message Bible World in state of darkness. Jesus is addressing his followers in this encouraging, but challenging text. God is not a secret to be kept. “Here’s another way to put it: You’re here to be light, bringing out the God-colors in the world. 14-16 “Here’s another way to put it: You’re here to be light, bringing out the God-colors in the world. God is not a secret to be kept. Along with darkness, light is often used to contrast knowledge and ignorance. We're going public with this, as public as a city on a hill. 15 Neither do people light a lamp and put it under a bowl . If I make you light-bearers, you don’t think I’m going to hide you under a bucket, do you? Introduction to the Sermon on the Mount. Copyright © 1993, 2002, 2018 by Eugene H. Peterson, The Message (MSG), NIV and The Message Side-by-Side Bible, Two Bible Versions Together for Study and Comparison, Large Print, The Message Large Print Edition, Deluxe Lavender Linen Hardcover, The Message, Large Print Edition: Deluxe Charcoal Linen Hardcover, The Message Deluxe Gift Bible--soft leather-look, amethyst gem, The Message Raspberry Blossom, Personal Size + Topical Concordance, The Message Gift and Award Bible, Imitation Leather, Burgundy. Contemporary Comparative Side-by-Side Bible (NIV, NKJV, NLT, THE Message), The Message Gift and Award Bible, Imitation Leather, Coral, The Message Deluxe Gift Bible--soft leather-look, amethyst gem. He said: 3 “Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. Matthew 5:14-16 NIV Light of the World: Let it Shine! 14-16 “Here’s another way to put it: You’re here to be light, bringing out the God-colors in the world. Now that I’ve put you there on a hilltop, on a light stand—shine! “This little light of mine, I’m gonna let it shine!” As a child, I could sing the lyrics to this song by heart. We’re going public with this, as public as a city on a hill. I’m putting you on a light stand. While He was on earth Jesus was the Light of the world, but we have been made His representatives and have been entrusted with the message of the gospel of grace - … Matthew 5:14–16. His disciples came to him, 2 and he began to teach them. Bible Gateway Plus puts a library of commentaries and Greek & Hebrew language tools right in your pocket. And when he told me what he had in mind, I knew that this passage from the Sermon on the Mount would have to be my text: “You are the light of the world. IMPLICATIONS. Neither do men light a candle, and put it under a bushel, but on a candlestick; and it giveth light unto all that are in the house. 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