God’s Love Was With Me in the Days of Suffering

Introduction: “Jehovah is my shepherd; I shall not want. He makes me to lie down in green pastures: he leads me beside the still waters. He restores my soul: he leads me in the paths of righteousness for his name’s sake” (Psalms 23:1–3). Drenched in the Lord’s Love Memories become gradually dim with the passing of time. But every time I hear the familiar verses “Jehovah is my shepherd; I shall not want. He makes me to lie down in … Read More God’s Love Was With Me in the Days of Suffering

A Narrow Escape From Death Under the Lord’s Wondrous Protection

By Panpan The Lord Jesus said, “For what is a man profited, if he shall gain the whole world, and lose his own soul? or what shall a man give in exchange for his soul?” (Matthew 16:26). The Lord’s words tell us that even the wealth of the whole world cannot be considered to be on a par with life. Thus, it can be seen how precious life is to man. However, my husband and I did not know how … Read More A Narrow Escape From Death Under the Lord’s Wondrous Protection

A Car Accident Made Me Turn Toward God Again

By Tashi After believing in the Lord, I was always keenly pursuing, actively attended meetings and frequently spread the gospel. Later, I began to water the brothers and sisters in the church. At that time, I had endless strength. However, with over ten years passing by, my neighboring houses were decorated well, while my house was not decorated because of lack of money. I thought: If I can earn some more money, I will live as well as others. Later … Read More A Car Accident Made Me Turn Toward God Again

God Led Me to Stand Witness

By Shi Chuan On May 17, 1985, I got back home after a morning shift from the coal mine. When I had just finished breakfast, the township public security officer came to my house. He said that the police from the Municipal Public Security Bureau came for me because of my belief in God and he asked me to go with him. At that time, my wife was so scared that she cried, saying, “Our child is so young. What … Read More God Led Me to Stand Witness

One Late Night After Burglars Broke In …

By Jinyan, Italy One night, a burglar suddenly rushed to my bedside and threatened me in a low and urgent voice: “IPad and iPhone, hand them over quickly.” With that, he reached out his hand trying to throw back the covers. Facing this, my heart rose into my throat and my mind went blank … Whenever I recall this scene, I still have a lingering fear. Had it not been for God’s care and protection, the consequence would have been … Read More One Late Night After Burglars Broke In …

The Very Moment of My Bicycle Nearly Rushing Into the Deep Valley

By Zhang Hui, Italy It was high summer, and my five coworkers and I took a trip by bicycle to the Mountain Nankun Scenic Area. The four-day trip over, the six of us decided to cycle down the mountain. Before we set off, the leading coworker had each of our bicycles examined and told us to have the speed under control and not to fall behind. Everything well prepared, I looked around, seeing we were surrounded by mountains. In the … Read More The Very Moment of My Bicycle Nearly Rushing Into the Deep Valley

Taking Up the Cross and Pledging My Life to Follow the Lord

By Chen Xu In 1978, I believed in the Lord in the Three-Self Church. Since the state didn’t approve of our belief, we had to attend meetings cautiously and secretly. In 1980, I read from the newspaper that the policy of freedom of religious belief was introduced by the CCP. I felt very excited at this news, thinking: The policy of the state is good now and people can enjoy the freedom of religious belief. This is a good country … Read More Taking Up the Cross and Pledging My Life to Follow the Lord

God Helped Me in Dire Straits

By Gao Tai I am a Christian. Since believing in the Lord, I have received a lot of grace from the Lord. Among them, the following one is particularly the most unforgettable for me … That was midnight. I drove my motor-driven cyclecar, on which were my neighbors, a father and daughter, and their vegetables for sale, to a market. There were few cars on the road at that time. In order to reach the market earlier, I stepped on … Read More God Helped Me in Dire Straits

How to Coordinate Harmoniously With Co-workers

By Fang Min When my cousin came to my house with worry, she sighed and said to me, “I have worked in the church with Sister Chen for a while. But recently, when we dealt with problems, we could never have a unified opinion. When I talked about the east, she talked only about the west. I thought my opinions and views were clearly right, but Sister Chen always challenged me. It was hard for me to submit and accept. … Read More How to Coordinate Harmoniously With Co-workers

How to Deal With Unpleasant Things

By Xiaoqian When Job was tempted by Satan, he—the richest man in the East—became penniless overnight and was covered with boils. He was suffering from both illness and ridicule from his family and friends. But he said, “Naked came I out of my mother’s womb, and naked shall I return thither: Jehovah gave, and Jehovah has taken away; blessed be the name of Jehovah” (Job 1:21). “Shall we receive good at the hand of God, and shall we not receive … Read More How to Deal With Unpleasant Things