Jesus speaks in the book of Matthew about letting our lights shine before men. The context and mood of this scripture is not that of a request but of a command. Not optional.
So what is this light He speaks of? What is the purpose of this light? How do we let it shine?
To answer these questions we must look at the life of Christ. Christ came to the earth not only to die for us but also to set an example for us.
I know a lot of people who do great things. Some of them aren't Christians at all. They give…