Like many families, as children, our parents wanted us to attend Sunday school. We went a couple of times, but I do not recall ever hearing the true gospel of the grace of God until much later in life. As a youth, I rejected and wanted no part of religion. Instead, I looked for the excitement and passing pleasures this…
Everyone who is going to Heaven can share a personal story with you about how it all happened. Unless a person has a memory disorder, they will vividly recall the moment they started for Heaven.
Some share stories about how they were cured from cancer or how they are recovering from an addiction. Others conduct seminars on how they became wealthy or how they survived the loss of a child or the break-up of their marriage.
The story Christians love to tell the most is how they became a Christian. There are always three parts to a Christian’s story:
1) What life was like without Christ;
2) How they found Christ; and
3) What Christ has done for them.
The stories are as different as the people are themselves – but the common point of every Christian’s story is a moment of personal faith in JESUS CHRIST. Without such a personal, precious and precise moment a person can not go to Heaven.
If you would like to share your story of how you became a Christian, please email me. It is always thrilling to read another person’s story.