Weekly Scripture Meditation (3-20-23)

The Text (Ephesians 5:8–14)

For at one time you were darkness, but now you are light in the Lord. Walk as children of light (for the fruit of light is found in all that is good and right and true), 10 and try to discern what is pleasing to the Lord. 11 Take no part in the unfruitful works of darkness, but instead expose them. 12 For it is shameful even to speak of the things that they do in secret. 13 But when anything is exposed by the light, it becomes visible, 14 for anything that becomes visible is light. Therefore it says,

       “Awake, O sleeper,

and arise from the dead,

       and Christ will shine on you.”


Weekly Scripture Meditation (3-13-23)


Welcome to our first Weekly Scripture Meditation. This will be the format each week: 1) The selected Scriptural text 2) An insight from the text 3) A timeless principle derived from the insight 4) A call to apply the timeless principle in our lives today 5) A prayer. Each meditation should take roughly five minutes to read. A new one can be expected each Monday. May these weekly meditations on Scripture be a blessing to you!

The Text (John 4:31–35)

Meanwhile the disciples were urging him, saying, “Rabbi, eat.” 32 But he said to them, “I have food to eat that you do not know about.” 33 So the disciples said to one another, “Has anyone brought him someth


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