Christianity, Testimony

Have We, as Christians, Fallen into the Trap of Following Legalism and Tradition?

by Samuel Brooks

As Christians, have we fallen into the trap and habit of following tradition and legalism? Short answer…Yes! But how? Continue reading “Have We, as Christians, Fallen into the Trap of Following Legalism and Tradition?”

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Christianity, Testimony

My Testimony: Forgiveness

Revised January 31, 2018

By Samuel Brooks

When I was 10…going on 11, a relative of mine became very ill and I had prayed every night for several months that God would heal him. To me, God was like a genie in a bottle; I’d only go to God when I wanted something. When he passed away, I became angry and bitter towards the doctors and God. I had begun to drink alcohol and doubt Him. I also began to question God’s reasons and motives: How could God allow this to happen when I’ve simply asked Him to heal? Now, I believed in God and went to church (mainly because my mom made me and I didn’t want to argue), but I didn’t have a relationship with God or even cared to for a long time. I didn’t even believe that God could perform miracles.
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