October 8, 2006
There is a Guiding Light for All
Rev. Wanda Floyd
Series on Core Values
Today – Biblical Teaching/Preaching
Value – At Imani MCC we believe the Bible to be the everlasting and true Word of God, providing direction for daily
living without error in its instruction.
Presenting – “Not far from Broadway Imani MCC players presenting – “What does Biblical Teaching and Preaching
Refer to sermon notes
My goal for today is that when you leave here, you will have a better understanding of how the bible is truly a light for
As a child I had a night light. I was afraid of the dark and so if I needed to go to the bathroom at night, I had to use a
When I went camping, at night we would hang by the campfire and when we went back to our cabins we had to use a
flashlight then as well
Blackouts at home – candles
As an adult – go camping – lantern
Driving the car – headlights after dark
At home if I wanted to get romantic – use tea candles
At concerts – lighter to light up the sky
Home – refrigerators – light up the food
Other examples of needing light – campfires, spot lights, lighthouses
Whenever, there is darkness, a light is needed to show the way
In using a light, I often noticed that the light didn’t go but so far and so I couldn’t run, but instead had to slowly walk
through the darkness
Did you and your friends play “catch the light” with two flashlights on the wall?
Did you read in bed with the flashlight after you were supposed to have the lights off?
Have you ever seen a caption in which a light bulb is above someone’s head to denote an idea and the light just
How many went to camp or been camping and used a lantern?
Have you ever wondered why the light only penetrates the darkness just so far?
I think it is because in using a light, it is not necessary, ALL the time to