Summary: The children, when growing up, sometimes were afraid of the darkness. Then they become adults and now it seems they are afraid of the Light.
* the light shineth in darkness, and the darkness comprehended it not..( powerless against it )john.1:5
* but all things that are reproved are made manifest by the light, for whatsoever doth make manifest is light...ephes.5:13...( piercing thru it )
* God is light and in Him is no darkness at all..1-john.1:5..( pureness of light )
The Fear of the Light today is the Christian realizing his faults and doing nothing about it.
1. The Evidence of the Light..
a. a shining gospel..vs.4
b. a sealed grave..matt.27:62-66
c. a special grace..2-corin.8:9...eph.2:8-10
2. The Examination under the Light...
a. light reproves deeds...john.3:16-21
b. light removes doubt..2-corin.13:5
c. light requires decisions..1-corin.11:28-32
3. The Entrance of Light...
a. by the Word of God..vs.6
b. thru the work of God..vs.6
c. the way to God..john.3:21...john.14:6..
God who commanded the Light to shine hath shined in our hearts....DO YOU SEE WHAT IS IN THE DARKNESS!!!