Introduction: After finding his faith in God, the main character never stops spreading the gospel and he performs his duty with enthusiasm. Even when he is persecuted and almost arrested, he doesn’t shrink back, but believes that by making such sacrifices he will be commended and blessed by God, and will have a good destination in the end. His dreams of being blessed, however, are shattered after he contracts an illness which leaves him unable to continue performing his duty. Feeling he has lost his chance to prepare good deeds and attain salvation, he begins to misunderstand and blame God. Through the revelations of God’s words, he comes to realize that all the sacrifices he’s made in his faith have been to gain blessings, and that he has been trying to cheat and use God. He prays and repents to God, and his illness miraculously comes under control.
2020 Christian Testimony Video | “Regarding the Lord’s Return, to Whom Should One Listen?”
The main character gets to know a brother and sister from The Church of Almighty God on Facebook, and finds their fellowship new and enlightening. She gains spiritual sustenance, but when she hears them bear witness that Almighty God is the Lord Jesus returned, she thinks of her pastor’s judgment against The Church of Almighty God. Continue reading “Regarding the Lord’s Return, to Whom Should One Listen”
By Zheng Lu, China
I was born into a Christian family. My father often said, “By believing in the Lord our sins are forgiven and we’re no longer sinful, and when the Lord comes, He’ll take us into the kingdom of heaven, for the Bible says, ‘For with the heart man believes to righteousness; and with the mouth confession is made to salvation’ (Romans 10:10).” So for years I believed I was justified and saved by my faith and that I would get into heaven. I later read the Lord Jesus’ words saying: “Truly I say to you, Except you be converted, and become as little children, you shall not enter into the kingdom of heaven” (Matthew 18:3). “Not every one that said to Me, Lord, Lord, shall enter into the kingdom of heaven; but he that does the will of My Father which is in heaven” (Matthew 7:21). This confused me a lot.