Salvation Stories 28 – Our Favorite Gospel Hymns: Amazing Grace

Day 28 - Our Favorite Gospel Hymns: Amazing Grace We’ve spent the past four weeks sharing stories of those who’ve had a moment when they entered into the good of the gospel message. They came to Christ as a lost sinner and accepted the gift of God’s Son—salvation! This moment changed everything for them and brought them eternal security found only through the blood of Jesus. There is no moment in life…

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Salvation Stories 27 – Our Favorite Gospel Hymns: Burdens Are Lifted at Calvary

Day 27 - Our Favorite Gospel Hymns: Burdens Are Lifted at Calvary As a young mom, I remember hauling around a car seat with my baby safely buckled in it. That seat awkwardly hung, swinging back and forth under the strain of one arm. The other arm likely held an overpacked 15-lb. diaper bag ready for any situation. I was always prepared with extra clothing, diapers, medicine, toys, bottles, snacks—you name it!…

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Salvation Stories 26 – David McMichael, Sr.: Personal Testimony

Day 26 - David McMichael, Sr.: Personal Testimony I was born in 1955 and lived in Pennsauken, New Jersey, with my parents and three siblings. We were raised Catholic and attended Catholic schools. I became an altar boy, serving in many functions of church service. I loved my parents very much and I’m sure they thought they were doing what was best for our Christian education. We never read the Bible; it…

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Salvation Stories 25 – Ryan McMichael: Personal Testimony

Day 25 - Ryan McMichael: Personal Testimony My name is Ryan McMichael, and by the grace of God, I know that my sins have been forgiven and I will spend an eternity in Heaven. This is not because of anything that I have done, but because of what God’s only begotten Son accomplished by giving up His own life on the cross at Calvary. The beauty of the gospel is that it’s…

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Salvation Stories 24 – Donald Labbe: Personal Testimony

Day 24 - Donald Labbe: Personal Testimony “Then he [the jailer] brought them [Paul and Silas] up into his house and set food before them. And he rejoiced along with his entire household that he had believed in God.” (Acts 16:34, ESV) This verse similarly reflects the grace of God in my family. Within a span of eight months, the Lord graciously saved all five of us, from the oldest to the youngest. My…

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Salvation Stories 23 – Madeline McDonald: Personal Testimony

Day 23 - Madeline McDonald: Personal Testimony My name is Maddie McDonald, and I was born and raised in Denver, North Carolina. I was so blessed to be raised in a Christian home. My parents brought me to pretty much every meeting at our church—every Sunday, Bible studies on Wednesdays, VBS in the summer, etc. I took it for granted most of the time, but hearing the Gospel message several times a…

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Salvation Stories 22- Allison Labbe Draper: Personal Testimony

Day 22 - Allison Labbe Draper: Personal Testimony “Jesus said to him, ‘I am the way, and the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.’” (John 14:6, ESV) I grew up going to a Baptist Christian school and attending many gospel services at our church, so the gospel was very familiar to me. At school we had Bible classes, attended chapel at the church across from…

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Salvation Stories 21- Our Favorite Gospel Hymns: It is Well With My Soul

Day 21- Our Favorite Gospel HymnsWendi Colaiuta“It Is Well With My Soul”I will never forget singing this hymn at the funeral of a dear friend who lost her battle with cancer. In our estimation, she was called from this earth far too soon. The mark she left on each life in that packed the church that day was palpable. But the occasion was far from somber! Instead, it was a boisterous, joyful…

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Salvation Stories 20- Our Favorite Gospel Hymns: Eternity!

Day 20- Our Favorite Gospel HymnsWendi ColaiutaEternity!In his book, One Minute After You Die, Dr. Erwin Lutzer poses a jolting question:“While relatives and friends plan your funeral, deciding on a casket, a burial plot, and who the pallbearers shall be, you will be more alive than you have ever been! But where will you be? What will you see? Will you see God sitting on His throne, surrounded by angels and redeemed…

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Salvation Stories 19- Joseph Labbe: Personal Testimony

Day 19- Joseph Labbe: Personal Testimony “For God so loved the world, that He gave His only Son, that whoever believes in Him should not perish but have eternal life.” (John 3:16, ESV)I was born in northern Maine and raised in a strict religious family. Every Sunday we attended church. The only thing that would allow us to skip church was being very sick. Even in my older teenage years, my older…

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