In Acts 1:8, Jesus says to the disciples, "you will receive power when the Holy Spirit has come on you, and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, in all Judea, and Samaria, and to the end of the earth."
That word - witness - tells us a ton about how Jesus wants us to reach out. In a trial, eye-witnesses are those who testify to what they have seen, heard, and experienced. That is exactly what Jesus has called us to do - tell others what we have seen, heard, and experienced God doing in our lives.
In pursuit of Jesus, you are constantly changing & growing. You are forgiven of your sins, and a new creation - different from who you were before you met Him. Having said that, the story of your life before Jesus is powerful. Take a moment to work through these questions:
hen we first receive a gift, we cherish it. Over time, we begin to take it for granted - forgetting what it meant to us. Take a moment to work through these questions:
You are forgiven! You are created new! You are transforming into the likeness of Jesus Christ! That is something to celebrate. Take a moment to work through these questions: