Choosing Light or Darkness
I will live forever. Whether that's good news or bad news is up to me.
I'd say 'it depends on me,' but that's not quite true. What I decide and do matters. But having an unending life in God's presence isn't something I achieve.
Today's Gospel reading, John 3:14-21, got me started. That's part of our Lord's conversation with Nicodemus. The fourth Sunday of Lent scrutinies Gospel for this year, John 9:1-41, is the "a man blind from birth" account. It's got a similar theme.
I'll be talking about believing, doing and sinning. That last may need explaining....
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