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Ekklesia of Light Group

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My beloved brothers and sisters in the light, today we gather in the light of our Lord to delve into the profound truth hidden within the words of Romans 8:3. As we reflect on this verse, we are confronted with the age-old battle between good and evil, light and darkness, and the eternal struggle that exists within each and every one of us.


In Romans 8:3, Paul reminds us that “For what the law was powerless to do because it was weakened by the flesh, God did by sending his own Son in the likeness of sinful flesh to be a sin offering.” In these words, we are confronted with the fundamental duality of our existence: the weakness of our flesh and the power of God's grace.


My dear friends, we live in a world that is tainted by sin and corruption. We are plagued by the desires of the flesh, the temptations of the world, and the snares of the evil one. It is all too easy to find ourselves ensnared in the darkness, to succumb to the allure of sin, and to be lost in the mire of hopelessness and despair.


But, my brothers and sisters, we are not alone in this struggle. For God, in His infinite mercy and love, has sent His own Son to dwell among us, to take on the likeness of sinful flesh, and to be a sin offering for our sake. In Christ, we find the ultimate example of the triumph of light over darkness, good over evil, and grace over sin.

Let us then turn our gaze to the cross, where the ultimate battle between light and darkness, good and evil, was waged. In the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ, we see the power of God made manifest. We see the defeat of sin and death, and the triumph of grace and redemption. In Christ, we find the ultimate victory over the forces of darkness, and the promise of eternal life and salvation.


But, my dear friends, the battle is far from over. We continue to live in a world that is besieged by sin and corruption. We continue to struggle against the desires of the flesh, the temptations of the world, and the snares of the evil one. And yet, we do not despair, for we know that we do not fight alone. For in Christ, we have been given the power of the Holy Spirit, who empowers us to resist temptation, to overcome sin, and to walk in the light of God's grace.


So let us take heart, my beloved brethren, and let us take up the armour of faith, hope, and love. Let us stand firm against the forces of darkness, and let us be vigilant in our pursuit of righteousness and holiness. For we know that in Christ, we have been given the victory over sin and death, and the promise of eternal life in the kingdom of God.


In conclusion, my dear friends, let us hold fast to the truth of Romans 8:3, and let us be encouraged by the message it contains. Let us remember that in Christ, we have been given the power to overcome sin and death, and the promise of eternal life in the light of God's grace. Let us go forth, then, as beacons of light in a world shrouded in darkness, and let us proclaim the good news of the gospel to all who will listen. May the peace of Christ be with you all. Amen.

Zachary Durocher
Michael Holford

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