Summary: To show that JESUS is our Light and Truth and He leads us in this life.
Is JESUS leading you? Is JESUS your Light and Truth?
II. AUDIENCE PROFILE:
To show that JESUS is our Light and Truth and He leads us in this life.
Psalms 43:3 (Amplified Bible)
43:3 O send out Your light and Your truth, let them lead me; let them bring me to Your holy hill and to Your dwelling.
Praise, worship and thank You very much LORD JESUS for You are my Light and my Truth, You lead me here on this earth, and You will bring me to Heaven with You.
JESUS is my Light and Truth
A. Authors: Authorship of many is uncertain, generally attributed to King David.
B. Date written: c. 1440 to 450 B.C. ( From Moses to Ezra)
C. Purpose: 150 songs to praise and worship GOD
D. To whom written: Sometimes to GOD, sometimes to author
E. Main Themes: praise and worship, prayer and praise
VIII. MAIN BODY:
A. JESUS is my Light and my Truth that will lead me.
"O send out Your light and Your truth, let them lead me;"
John 1:4 (Amplified Bible)
1:4 In Him was Life, and the Life was the Light of men.
John 1:17 (Amplified Bible)
1:17 For while the Law was given through Moses, grace (unearned, undeserved favor and spiritual blessing) and truth came through Jesus Christ.
Micah 7:20 (Amplified Bible)
7:20 You will show Your faithfulness and perform the sure promise to Jacob and loving-kindness and mercy to Abraham, as You have sworn to our fathers from the days of old.
Luke 1:54-55 (Amplified Bible)
1:54 He has laid hold on His servant Israel [to help him, to espouse his cause], in remembrance of His mercy,
1:55 Even as He promised to our forefathers, to Abraham and to his descendants forever.
Light or "or" in Hebrew which means:
1. illumination or luminary
2. includes: lightning, happiness
3. bright, clear, day, light, morning, sun
Truth or "emeth" in Hebrew which means:
2. certainty, truth, trustworthiness
3. assured, establishment, faithful, right, sure, true, verity
Lead or "nachah" in Hebrew which means:
1. to guide, to transport
2. bestow, bring, govern, guide, lead, put, straiten
Psalms 25:4-5 (Amplified Bible)
25:4 Show me Your ways, O Lord; teach me Your paths.
25:5 Guide me in Your truth and faithfulness and teach me, for You are the God of my salvation; for You [You only and altogether] do I wait [expectantly] all the day long.
Psalms 143:10 (Amplified Bible)
143:10 Teach me to do Your will, for You are my God; let Your good Spirit lead me into a level country and into the land of uprightness.
Proverbs 3:5-6 (Amplified Bible)
3:5 Lean on, trust in, and be confident in the Lord with all your heart and mind and do not rely on your own insight or understanding.
3:6 In all your ways know, recognize, and acknowledge Him, and He will direct and make straight and plain your paths.
JESUS is the One leading me in this life and in this world. I will only seek, depend and trust His leading for my life.
B. JESUS will bring me to His holy hill and His dwelling
"let them bring me to Your holy hill and to Your dwelling"
Tabernacles, dwelling or "mishkan" in Hebrew which means: