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 2017)

Editorial: lies, deceit, guile - God wants us to live before Him in the light, says Jacob Ninan.

From the cross to paradise - If God did not justify repentant sinners, none of us would be qualified to enter the gates of heaven, writes M. G. Mathews.

Good Friday - Jesus came to give us victory over death which is our greatest enemy, reminds Jacob Ahmed.

Resurrection versus rubbish - Everything else we take pride in ought to become ‘rubbish’ in comparison with our personal relationship with Jesus Christ, writes J. N. Manokaran.

Spiritual fitness - Are we fit to stand before the Son of Man when He comes for us? asks Jasmine Johnson..

The pastor – the under-shepherd - “Will you make a difference wherever God has placed you?” asks Peter S. C. Pothan.

The role of a Christian - The role of the Christian in India is decisive and truly revolutionary, explains Vivek Gundimi.

White as snow - Suresh Manoharan brings a spiritual perspective to the whole issue of demonetisation.

The making of Peter - This is the first in a series by Sandeep Poonen on the life of the apostle Peter.

Your Letters

Poem - God so loved - Christiana Joseph

Debate - Why are divorce rates ..

Notes along the journey - Eating skills - Oby Cherian

Word and the world - One life, one brand - Cyril Georgeson

Leadership lessons - A leader’s closing words - Vijay Thangiah

Sermon outline - God’s way - S. Retnamony

Crossword No. 37 - J. Fredric Dawson


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