Youth Service in Malang, June 10, 2017 (Saturday Evening)
Peace and grace in the
love of our Lord Jesus Christ.
11:33. "No one, when he
has lit a lamp,
puts it in a secret place or under a basket, but on a lampstand, that
those who come in may see the light.
"The lamp of the body is the eye. Therefore, when your eye is
good, your whole body also is full of light. But when your eye is
bad, your body also is full of darkness.
take heed that the light which is in you is not darkness.
"If then your whole body is full of light, having no part dark,
the whole body will be full of light, as when the bright shining of a
lamp gives you light."
physical lamp is a simple
thing, but it is needed in every household
or our marriage.
2 Peter 1:19
And so we have the prophetic word
confirmed, which you do well to heed as
a light that shines in a dark place,
until the day dawns and the morning star rises in your hearts;.
spiritual lamp refers to
the prophetic or teaching Word
that reveals about all things that we
have to do now and in the future, especially to greet Jesus when
He comes a second time on the glorious
The right attitude
to the lamp or the prophetic word is to heed
it as a light that shines in a dark
place. It means that we hear the word
until obey it.
As a result, the true teaching word will shine or
light our heart, so we can appear as increasing light in the darkness
of the world.
There are three levels of
such light in the dark world as follows:
- We become the
light of the lamp in the house.
5:15. "Nor do they light
a lamp and put it under a basket, but
on a lampstand, and it gives light to
all who are in the house.
11:33. "No one, when he has
lit a lamp, puts it in a secret place or under a basket, but on a
lampstand, that those who come in may see the light.
lamp of a child or youth
is as follows:
- Honoring and obeying parents.
6:1. Children, obey
your parents in the Lord, for this is right.
your father and mother," which is the first commandment with
6:3. "that it may be well with you and you may
live long on the earth."
- Keeping the holiness
of parents' marriage.
Children, obey your parents in all things, for this is well
pleasing to the Lord.
result is that our life becomes happy
30:17. The eye that mocks
his father, And scorns
obedience to his mother, The ravens
of the valley will pick it out, And the young eagles will eat
If we do not obey our parents, we
will enter into outer darkness up to the hell forever.
- We become the
light of the star before men.
your light so shine before men, that
they may see your good works and glorify your Father in heaven.
means as follows:
- We become the wise
priests and kings.
Those who are wise
shall shine Like the brightness of
the firmament, And those who turn
many to righteousness Like the stars forever and ever.
have heavenly wisdom as follows:
- Being obedient and
- Knowing the limit
in the friendship,
namely the sincerity and truth.
the limit in our words, namely the
true and good ones.
- Bearing the
fruits of the light namely goodness,
righteousness, and truth.
5:8. For you were once
darkness, but now you are light in the Lord. Walk as children of
5:9. (for the fruit of the
Spirit is in all goodness,
righteousness, and truth),
only do good and true deed, even repaying good for evil. We can be
of God to bring people to
come to Him.
13:18. Here is wisdom.
Let him who has understanding calculate the number of the beast, for
it is the number of a man: His number is 666.
Heavenly wisdom is able to take care of
and protect us from now
in the midst of difficulties
in the world until antichrist reigns over
the world for three and a half years.
- We become the
light of the world.
5:14. "You are the
light of the world. A city that is
set on a hill cannot be hidden.
matter of arrogance and humbleness can be measured when one hears
the word. If he
ignores the word, he is arrogant.
12:1. Now a great sign appeared
in heaven: a woman clothed with the sun, with the moon under her
feet, and on her head a garland of twelve stars.
proof that we become the light of the world from now on is being
We are honest about God
Himself or the true teaching word. We are honest to confess our sin;
even in all things, saying yes if yes and
no if no.
The sacrifice of the wicked is an abomination to the LORD, But the
prayer of the upright is His delight.
we are honest, we will become the house of prayer.
12:2. Then being with child,
she cried out in labor and in pain to give birth.
And another sign appeared in heaven: behold, a great, fiery red
dragon having seven heads and ten horns, and seven diadems on his
The state of the church of God
who has become the light of the world is like a pregnant woman who
will give birth, but being
against the dragon. The only
thing that we can do is praying, groaning
and crying to God.
We trust, cry, and lift up our hands to
As a result, God will stretch out the hands of His great
mercy, so physical and spiritual miracles happen. The impossible
thing becomes possible, failure becomes success, and God
is able to create something that does not exist yet.
All of our problems are finished by God.
The last miracle is
that we are changed to become as perfect as He is to greet Jesus
when He comes on the glorious clouds.