By Lisa, the United States Oftentimes, many brothers and sisters all believe, we believe in the Lord, so with the Lord’s protection and care, everything should go smoothly and the setbacks and troubles shouldn’t come upon us. But in reality, there are too many kinds of unpleasant things in our life and work, and we often encounter setbacks and hardships. Since we cannot avoid meeting them, then how should we view them? On this point, Sister Su and I had … Read More How to View Setbacks
By Miao Ling One afternoon, after my 2-month-old son fell into sleep, I opened the Bible to Psalm 127, and sang it softly, “Except Jehovah build the house, they labor in vain that build it: except Jehovah keep the city, the watchman wakes but in vain. It is vain for you to rise up early, to sit up late, to eat the bread of sorrows: for so He gives His beloved sleep.” After quite a while, my baby was still … Read More After I Relied on the Lord, My Dying Child Was Miraculously Saved
By De Sheng In February, 2005, thanks be to the Lord for His grace, I accepted the Lord’s gospel. The pastor preached that the Lord loved the world; in order to redeem us from sin, He offered Himself to be nailed to the cross to take on our sins and save us; as long as we accepted the Lord as our savior, repented and confessed before Him, then He would forgive all our sins and we could enjoy the abundant … Read More Witnesses of Grace—The Lord Rescued Me at Life and Death Moment
By Zhang Hong It is very important for every brother and sister in the Lord to maintain a normal relationship with God. Because this is related to whether we believers in God can gain the work of the Holy Spirit, act in harmony with God’s will and obtain God’s approval. Then how should we maintain a normal relationship with God? Through fellowshiping with brothers and sisters and practicing in our daily life, I have summarized three ways: Firstly, give our … Read More Three Things You Need to Do to Maintain a Normal Relationship With God
By Zhu Yi In this age when university degrees abound, finding jobs becomes a great problem. Facing such a situation, I had to consider how I could stand out from many job applicants. Once, one of my friends told me, “Now, when you attend for interviews, the companies will not only look at your educational background, but mainly focus on your work experience. The enterprises don’t employ the graduates who don’t have work experience.” Hearing this, I was worried and … Read More By Being Honest, I Was Actually Employed
By Zhen’ai “Who shall separate me from the love of God? Shall tribulation, or distress…?” Whenever I hear this hymn, I am brimming with emotion: The Lord has bestowed countless grace upon me. In my despair, the Lord showed His great power to bring me hope; in time of danger, the Lord helped me out. His salvation is forever engraved in my heart. Everything in the past is still as fresh as ever in my memory, like it was yesterday. … Read More The Lord’s Grace: I Was Sterile, but Now I Have My Own Child
By Xiufen, Singapore “Rejoice ever more, sing praises to the Lord. No matter what place we are in, the Lord is always watching over us. Just believe and we will be blessed. Pray always, wait patiently. The Lord has His time for everything. Those who sow in tears shall reap in joy. Just believe and we will have joy. …” Whenever I hear this hymn “Rejoice Ever More,” I am filled with gratitude. It not only brings joy and the … Read More I Rely on God and Witness His Deeds
By Wenjing, Italy My husband and I are growers of greenhouse vegetables. In the past we planted cucumbers, but it was troublesome: We must germinate them, grow seedlings, water them, fertilize the land, prevent and control plant diseases, etc. Therefore, in 2015, we discussed growing chrysanthemums instead because it was much easier, so we didn’t need to spend too much time tending them and then we would have time to work for the Lord. Afterward, we ordered 20,000 chrysanthemum seedlings. … Read More The Wondrous Experience of a Flower Grower
By Zhang Jin I’m 71 years old now. When I was young, I often worked overtimes till very late at night, trying to live a wealthy life. As a result, I suffered high blood pressure and lumbar spondylosis at the age of 40. However, I was reluctant to spend money on hospital treatments, so I only took some medicine at home. My illness became worse with age, high blood pressure often made me dizzy and my hands tremble, so that … Read More Wondrous Salvation—Brain Tumor Ruptured, Miracle Happens!
By Liang Zhi Blessed are the pure in heart: for they shall see God. (Matthew 5:8) “Happiness” is a simple word, but everyone has different interpretations of it. Perhaps you are pursuing your happiness; perhaps you already have your happiness; perhaps you yearn for happiness but nowhere to find. I once thought the two stamped, red marriage certificates, or the first cry of my baby, maybe even the pink-painted wall is my beginning of happiness. However, I was wrong: Marriage, … Read More Happy Marriage Starts From Now!