Lamp Under a Basket? The Disciples’ Witness For The Dark World

June 11, 2017 Speaker: Clint Humfrey Series: Jesus & His Special Stories

Topic: Sermon Scripture: Matthew 5:14–5:16, Mark 4:21, Luke 8:16, Luke 11:14

In a world of darkness and shame is it appropriate to keep the blessing of gospel enlightenment for ourselves and not others? Should we enjoy the benefit of salvation in Christ and become hoarders of blessing rather than sharers? Jesus’ illustration of the lamp and the basket reminds us of what our purpose in life really is.

Outline

  1. The Absence of Light: A Dark World
  2. The Effect of Light: Dispelling Darkness
  3. The Purpose of Light: To See and Worship God