After everyone went home, I began to think about Tina's question. I concluded, that if God had more to offer me: I wanted it! I got down on my knees and asked God to baptize me with the Holy Spirit. God answered my prayer. I was so excited! I went to the telephone to call one of my friends and tell them the Holy Spirit was real! I picked up the receiver, and my legs buckled: I dropped the receiver and slid down the wall, to the floor.
The system and ideology founded on the division of the religious population into numerous ecclesiastical bodies, each stressing particular values or traditions and each competing with the other in the same community under substantial condition of freedom" (Jerald C. Brauer, Ed., The Westminster Dictionary of Church History, Philadelphia: The Westminster Press, 1971 pp. 262-263)
God's Hand reaches further, and is more powerful than anything or anyone could possibly image. There is only one true God, and He is the Creator of you and me and everything you, see on this beautiful, planet called: Earth. Yet, people still choose to follow false prophets and build God's out of stone, to worship.
"Christ’s ethical standards are a protest against our natural inclinations: turn the other cheek, love your enemies, pray for those who abuse you."
It is not by chance that you are here today; but God's "Divine Intervention" in your life. "It is powerful, so powerful nothing can stop it. When God stretches forth His hand to deliver, nothing can stop it, or turn it backwards. The size of or determination or strength of your enemy is not a barrier. Simply ask God right now for help in the name of Jesus: trust Him and the miracle will be yours."
When I believed God's Word, I repented, and asked Jesus to come into my heart, and forgive my sins: I became a different person. To me, it was like waking up from a long dream.
Who would have ever dreamed that God would select a young, inexperienced boy like David to bring down this giant? It may have looked laughable in the eyes of the world, but this young boy who fearlessly faced Goliath in battle was the exact person God chose.
My thoughts were interrupted when my Grandmother said, "Susan, one day you will be a Queen of Witches!"
Micah 5:10-12 (KJV) "And it shall come to pass in that day, saith the LORD, that I will cut off thy horses out of the midst of thee, and I will destroy thy chariots: And I will cut off the cities of thy land, and throw down all thy strong holds: And I will cut off witchcrafts out of thine hand; and thou shalt have no more soothsayers:"