Light of Life

coverpage'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 2019)

Editorial: Pick your fight - Do we have to get involved in everything around us, asks Jacob Ninan.

"There are things we can change, and things we cannot."

Our labour in the Lord - We need divine attributes to be fruitful in Godís work of reconciling sinners to Himself, stresses Vivek D. Salins.

"When our service to God is motivated by His love and compassion, our labour in the Lord will never be in vain."

The wise and the foolish virgins - B. Joy Vasanthi looks at the three reasons which could make us fools in the sight of God or lose oil in our lamps.

"When we hear the word of the Lord, let us not harden our hearts."

Challenges faced by Christianity - Reginald Chand warns us against relativism by which we become attached to the things of this world.

"If you speak out against moral relativism and its Ďanything goesí philosophy, you are labelled as an intolerant bigot."

I could not tape my mouth! - Jesus, the only sinless person on this planet, will be the righteous judge on that terrible day, warns Duke Jeyaraj.

"The only one who can ultimately and permanently satisfy your soulís hunger is Jesus Christ, the only God in flesh."

The disciple and the place no one needs to go - God does not send anyone to hell and does not desire that anyone goes there, emphasises Imanuel G. Christian.

"How can a loving God send people to such a gruesome and horrible punishment and torment them forever?"

True worship - Worshipping God is a privilege and not to be taken lightly, points out Christiana Joseph.

"Worship is an expression of love and adoration, reverence and homage to a superior being."

Weak and miserable principles - Fredric Dawson warns believers to trust in God and not in the practices of this world.

"How can a loving God send people to such a gruesome and horrible punishment and torment them forever?"

Your Letters

"Light up the path – Educative – Duke Jeyaraj Responds To P. Kanagaraj."

Poem - Intimacy with Jesus - Samir Valvi

Crossword No. 63 - J. Fredric Dawson

Word and the world - Hum hindustani - Cyril Georgeson

"We do have an exclusive belief – that Jesus is the way, the truth and the life and that no one goes to the Father but through Him."

Notes along the journey - The touch - Oby Cherian

"We can touch people by a kind word, a hand on their shoulders or even just a smile."

Character study - Wife of Lot - Vijay Thangiah

"You can come from a good family, have many spiritual advantages, and still be lost. You are ultimately responsible for your own faith – your own soul."

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