The story below is from a brother of mine. He and his wife have a powerful testimony about how God restored their marriage after his affair. Names have been changed. I pray that my brother’s testimony will bring healing and hope to many. – Jamie
I’m thankful for my Christian heritage. I have parents who feared the Lord. I was raised and reared in church ever since I was a little fella.
At the age of ten, after some good preaching, I realized I was a sinner in desperate need of a Savior. I asked Jesus Christ to come into my heart and save me, and He did. I was later baptized by my maternal grandfather, who was a pastor. This was very special to me.
I wish I could say from that point forward that I walked a consistent faith walk with the Lord, but I can’t.
I burned and yearned for God from ten years old into high school. However, while in those teenage years of high school, I allowed the enemy to gain a foothold in my life of sexual promiscuity. I used to think it was cute. I would say to my football buddies, “Yeah, I don’t smoke, drink, or do drugs, but I like the ladies!” This is something I’m not proud of, but it’s reality. [Read more...]