Old classmates; still relevant

Before you read my story about an old classmate of mine I need to write something else of my chest. It has been a long time since I wrote something on this blog of mine. Sometimes I do share something about my spiritual life or journey through my personal accounts. But now this blog has it own Instagram account. Feel free to follow the hashtag @newsofpeace. You can also follow the hashtag #newsofpeace. By the way, anyone can use that term, so read carefully and with Godly wisdom.

Classmate back then

I little while ago I saw an old classmate in church. I was happy and shocked at the same time, because I knew that in the past he wasn’t a believer or interested in church stuff, religion or Jesus. After the church service he and his wife told me about his faith journey. Quite interesting. He didn’t know that I was a believer during high school. Auch. Of course, there was a time that I invited all my classmates to church. No one converted, so I was a little disappointed. But the following year, when we both came into the same class, I didn’t take the time to share the gospel. I was busy with my own stuff and disappointments I guess. It is about fifteen years ago, but now I do feel sorry.

“Lord, excuses me for not sharing the gospel in any kind of way (as far as I can remember) with my classmates back then. But I do feel thankful and grateful that this person came to know You anyway.”

Seeing this person made me emotional.

Still relevant

There are more stories of people I met or of people that I have heard of that converted in the past years. Miracles still happen today. People are still searching for an everlasting peace. I guess that all I wanted to say through this blog is that you shouldn’t give up sharing the gospel with people who you just met or know for quite a while. And if you’re not a believer: the news of peace is still relevant today, also for you.

As my Christian faith journey continues I hope that I will find the right words to share with non-believers around me, in a right or fitted way. I pray that my life, the things I do and say, honor the one I love, Jesus. If you want to connect, feel free to send me a message through my contact page. 

Greetings,

Naomi

 

About the author

I'm Naomi from NEWS OF PEACE. This blog is about love, hope and faith. Those are the ingredients for perfect peace. I'm married, I'm a mother, I love God. I'm also a sister, a daughter and a friend.

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