Light of Life

"Light of Life" is a monthly magazine published in India catering to the whole Christian family. The endeavour is to inspire, instruct, inform and influence people in becoming better followers of Jesus Christ. It provides a forum through a variety of articles and features where a Christian perspective is presented with a view to formulate Christian opinion in the country on matters of national and social significance.


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Articles and features (April 2016)

Editorial: Comfort for the weary - God comforts us according to our different needs, says Jacob Ninan.

Romancing God - It is no use singing love songs to God if we won't obey Him, emphasises Kuruvilla Chandy.

Guilt trip preaching - Let us never allow any preacher to send us on a guilt trip through his preaching, exhorts Zac Poonen.

Characteristics of a church

Be angry, and do not sin - When we disobey, or obey reluctantly, we provoke God to anger, warns Jebaraj D. G..

Education and Jesus - There can be a significant impact of Christianity in education, asserts Jacob Ahmed.

Grace and willingness - Jacob Ninan warns us that the work of grace in our life is not automatic.

Seven honest sayings - Do our neighbours see Jesus in and through our lives, asks Dipankar Nath.

Talk to God - God listens to us because He loves us the way we love our own children, encourages Deepika E. Sagar.

The call of Moses - If you make yourself available for God's service, He can mould you into a useful masterpiece, writes Paul H. Jeyasingh.

Your Letters

Poem - The broken vessel - Jili G. Koshy

Word and the world - Nationalism or patriotism - Cyril Georgeson

Notes along the journey - Offices of importance - Oby Cherian

Leadership lessons - Challenging the next generation - Vijay Thangaiah

Crossword No. 25 - J. Fredric Dawson


Visit the archives for editorials and articles from 2008 to 2014.

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