Search
  • Rev. Wayne Sanders

Arise, Shine


January 20, 2021


Isaiah 60:1-5 (ESV)

1 "Arise, shine, for your light has come, and the glory of the Lord has risen upon you.

2 "For behold, darkness shall cover the earth, and thick darkness the peoples; but the Lord will arise upon you, and his glory will be seen upon you.

3 "And nations shall come to your light, and kings to the brightness of your rising.

4 "Lift up your eyes all around, and see; they all gather together, they come to you; your sons shall come from afar, and your daughters shall be carried on the hip.

5 "Then you shall see and be radiant; your heart shall thrill and exult, because the abundance of the sea shall be turned to you, the wealth of the nations shall come to you..."


When it’s really the darkest then the glory of Gods light shines the brightest. We have talked to several friends over the last few days and found that a lot of them are in total fear about what they think tomorrow is going bring. Let me say this to you, just the mention of Jesus's name can bring a calmness into the middle of a raging storm.


Testimony: My two brothers and I were caught up in a hurricane at Mertle Beach, South Carolina once. During the storm we were cooking steaks on the grill with no wind at all blowing across the back yard, but in the front yard trees were being blown over on top of cars. We were the only house in that whole subdivision that still had power throughout the entire storm.


We watched the "Back to the Future" series (1-3) as we joked about eating our Passover meal. The Lord's presence gave us peace, hope, and confidence that He was covering us with His hand of mercy.


Thank You, Father, for watching over us with Your favor and grace. Let Your glory, O Lord, rise among us. We ask this in Jesus's name, Amen.


Blessings on the journey, and remember the best is yet to come.

2 views0 comments

Recent Posts

See All

No Greater Love Than This

March 2, 2021 Ephesians 2:1-2 (KJV) 1 "And you has he quickened, who were dead in trespasses and sins. 2 "Where in time past ye walked according to the course of this world, according to the prince of

Different Levels of Devils

March 1, 2021 Revelation 21:5 (ESV) 5 “And he who was seated on the throne said, ‘Behold, I am making all things new.’ Also he said, ‘Write this down, for these words are trustworthy and true.'" Testi

Staying Close

February 26, 2021 When I arrived at home last night I was greeted by my three dogs that were really glad to see me. The little dog wanted to play as she keep jumping up on me demanding my attention.