I’ve been holding off on sharing my story for some time now. I knew the purpose behind sharing stories, but I didn’t feel like I had much to share. To me, the thing that makes a story great is a happy resolution.
In the past, I had been very shy about sharing my faith. Talking to someone about Jesus felt awkward; but the Holy Spirit convicted me, and I started praying for an opportunity to share what Christ had done for me. In His abundant mercy, God began to give me boldness to share the work of God.
Over the last year, I’ve felt pushed out of my comfort zone by Jesus’ command to go and make disciples. For most of my life I’ve been very shy about proclaiming my faith to others and inviting them to church.
It was obvious she needed help. My wife, Taye, and I were visiting the Centreville small group for the first time. When we arrived, our host, Brian Billman, was speaking with a woman on the front porch.