It’s time to bring more light into the world. Indeed, this is one of the key themes from today’s lectionary selection in John 1:1-13 and Ephesians 1:3-14. The Gospel according to John is a quite different account of Jesus’ life and ministry, and the opening verses are no exception. As with many biblical authors, we’re not sure who this John was that the text claims is the author. Tradition cites the author as one of Jesus’ apostles, the John who was a close friend and follower of Jesus. Regardless of the author, the insights we have from the text are worth exploring. “In the beginningRead More →