Yoni Gerrish

Let There Be Light…and Let There Be Generosity

Light is good for the eyes as it helps us to see what we are doing – especially important when we are giving out money. We learn from Jesus that if our eyes are good, then our bodies will be full of light (Mt 6:22; Lk 11:34). These words have inspired countless sermons, devotionals, and commentaries, but what do they really mean, and how did Jesus’ first century Jewish followers understand them?