Kristen G. Johnson (Washington)
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[God] will not forget your work and the love you have shown. - Hebrews 6:10 (NIV)
Driving through the summer-browned countryside of Romania, I heard one woman on my vacation Bible school team ask another, “What is God teaching you this week?”
That question clanged around my mind for several days. What was God teaching me? Surely God had brought me to Romania to show me...
"This is absolutely lovely! How I wish I had been exposed or otherwise taught this beautiful lesson exactly as it is written here when I was a child. Going on 60 years old now, I am just coming to believe the words contained in this piece. As I look back on my life now, I suspect that my feelings of unworthiness of God’s love began at a very young age. Not explicitly, by which I mean to say that I was never told that I was not worthy of God’s love and mercy, but rather implicitly, through my experiences with simple human error and a constant focus on perfection and pleasing others. I cannot express to you how beautiful this piece is to me; I can only tell you that it touches me very deeply. Thank you!" Read more about Pockets.