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My Testimony - On February 9th 1993, I was able to do a remarkable thing that changed my life for the better.

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MY TESTIMONY On February 9th 1993, I was able to do a remarkable thing that changed my life for the better. It was one of those days were you are really, really busy and you have no time to spare for anything. Being in second grade it wasn't work that took up the time but other things. Each Thursday, there used to be a Good News club at our home. Children from the neighbouring area would come and the gospel and the love of Jesus would be shared with them. On that particular day, my mother had been speaking about the death of Jesus. ...read more.

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Feeling better I moved around, played, laughed, and joked. But still my mom's account of Jesus suffering was still hovering at the back of my mind. Sometimes I would just dismiss it and continue on with my playing. But by bedtime, when my mom came to tuck me in, the thoughts started assailing me. I thought about Jesus hanging on that cross, with blood dripping from his body. I imagined (or at least I tried to imagine) how it would feel to have nails going through your palm. I started shivering uncontrollably. So by the time my mom came to tuck me in I was a wreck. ...read more.

Conclusion

I was more than happy to accept Jesus into my heart. Immediately I felt clean inside. I didn't see any lightening or thunder bolts. But I felt clean, cleaned by the blood of Jesus. Today I can humbly say that I am a child of God because of Jesus. Because Jesus died for me I don't have to carry any more guilt. I am happy that Jesus is alive today and that his sacrifice is for everybody, for the entire world. I am not saying that if you have Jesus you won't have any problems. But instead I am saying if you have Jesus you will have the grace and the endurance to go through that problem. "The will of God is that none should perish." There is nothing like receiving Jesus. You try and see. ...read more.

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