sacrifice and love for me. I have come to realize that what God has done for me and in my life is as powerful, and valid as the work he has done in transforming anyone else's life- though it may be simple. Serving here at LCF has been a great experience for me, and it's amazing to see how God has used my LCF family to help me grow and learn over the years .I pray that God be glorified through it all.
I've always thought my testimony was an ineffective and overly simple one. Like many other Christians, I grew up in church and was raised by a believing family. Now, this can be seen as both a blessing and a curse, but I'm learning that it has been more of a blessing than anything. Trying to please God and love Him was something I'd been learning to do from a young age. Of course I had my seasons of rebellion, doubt, and lukewarmness, but it wasn't until a few years ago that I really started to understand my need for a Savior. Even though I had always been surrounded with so much Christianity, I took it for granted and never truly understanding the Gospel's implications in and for my life. Like anyone else, who grew up in church or not, I was condemned to eternal separation from God because of my sin, and was in desperate need for Him to save me. It's only by God's grace that I've come to better understand his