Can you believe that a 71 year old grandmother would go the jungles of Belize to go zip-lining?
Well, we did. Gavin, our guide, trusted the Lord and has written me two short notes.
Hey Pastor, thanks so much for assisting me in finding the truth. I really hope all is well with you and the family.
On board the ship, I had the opportunity to witness to several of the crew members. About 5 trusted the lord. One young lady from the Philippians kept asking me questions until I just knew she would get into trouble. Her boss came by and approached me. He asked if I could conduct a Bible study. That night at midnight, those in the picture showed up for a 40 minute Bible study. They represented many countries. They were wonderful people.
Last week we went on a Carnival Legend Cruise line in the Caribbean
Crew Bible Study
After driving by bus for a hour and a half into the jungle, would you believe we met a young girl who worked on staff who had heard of Greg Stier with Dare 2 Share from Colorado? When I explained to her that Jesus would rather die than live without her having a chance to go to Heaven, she teared up and graciously trusted Christ as her savior.
The good news of the Gospel is that it is FREE by faith alone. This is easy even for a child to understand. When you add one work to a free gift it opens a whole can of worms. That is what happens when you make the Gospel HARD to understand. What right (preachers included) does anyone have to add works to the Gospel? When we make the Gospel clear or easy to understand, shouldn't it be easy for a person to believe? What would be our purpose in making it HARD TO BELIEVE? Remember, believing on Christ is not a commitment to serve but a decision to trust.
BELIEVE ON THE LORD JESUS CHRIST AND THOU SHALT BE SAVED.
Betty and I would like to wish you a wonderful Thanksgiving week with those you love. We cannot always be with our families, but we can always be with the Lord. Rejoice therefore always.
If you are in the Tampa area, we would love to have you visit with us for our morning service at 10:30.
Calvary Community Church 4811 George Road Tampa, Florida 813-884-4328 33634