HEN I EXPERIENCED THE NEW birth in Christ at the age of 29, it was as if my entire world turned upside down. I woke up the next day after a night of being touched through the testimony of a friend, and the Holy Spirit was telling me, “It’s time to live right. It’s time to stop straddling the fence!”
Accepting that voice, I was born again! I’d been given what I think is one of the greatest gifts a person can receive: an inner eye to see my own sinfulness, and thereby understand my desperate need of Jesus. It was as if my heavenly Father had pulled back the curtain and was showing me there was a new life to live. And as He held it next to my old ways, I couldn’t believe what I’d really looked like before!
Suddenly, everything I had been doing for 29 years turned out... »