A lesson learned

It would seem that when one thinks that one knows it all, has all the answers or has it all together, more often than not, one is VERY WRONG! Pride is a horrible thing. Funny, because what happened to me is that I was so proud that I was going to lose a relationship. In the process, the other person who I don’t believe is saved, showed me humility and unselfishness in trying to preserve our relationship. I will truly be grateful for the lesson that I was taught! I only hope that my pride will not be a stumbling block for others to come to Christ. I’ve got a long way to go. One thing that I want in 2009 is to be humiliated! I want to learn to be humble, and I do believe the only way that I will learn that is the hard way.

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About Melanie

My Being Purpose Statement: As a part of Christ's Bride and as one of His precious treasures whom He redeemed with His precious blood, I purpose in my heart to love and adore Him with all of my heart, soul, and mind (Matthew 22:37). I want to be beautiful in the sight of my Saviour, Jesus Christ. I will therefore pursue holiness (1 Peter 1:16) that I might worship the Lord in the beauty of holiness (1 Chronicles 16:29, Psalms 96:9) and go and proclaim His love, sacrifice and salvation to others who have not heard that I may have the beautiful feet of them that bring glad tidings of good things (Isaiah 52:7, Romans 10:15). My Life Purpose Statement: I desire to serve my Redeemer and Savior Jesus Christ throughout my entire life by ministering to girls and women. I pray that I will be able to bring many girls and women to the Cross of Christ that they may find salvation from a loving and gracious Savior. It is my heart’s desire to encourage girls and women who know the Savior to deepen their relationship with Him and to fall more and more in love with Him. I also want to serve women by assisting them in their everyday lives whether I am rolling up my sleeves to work alongside them or am connecting them with people, ministries, and or resources that will be helpful and beneficial to them. By God’s grace and power, through His Spirit, and for His glory will I endeavor to fulfill this purpose
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