Thursday, December 15, 2011

Just As I Am

I was a young seventeen year old student nurse in a large Sydney hospital.
My best friend Yvonne, persuaded me to attend a church rally.
It was the first time I had ever been to one of those.
I was a shy niave country girl.

Towards the end of the service this song was sung.
Tears rolled down my face as the Words hit home.
Jesus had died for me.
I gave my heart to Him completly that night, and the Holy Spirit filled me with His healing power.
The years of hurt, fear, lonliness and dread disappeared, as I knelt at that Altar, and accepted Him.


  1. And your life changed forever more. You have a wonderful testimony and are witness for Him. I love reading your posts.

  2. What a beautiful testimony, God is awesome.. Merry Christmas with love, Susie

  3. What a beautiful testimony, Mary. Are you still close to Yvonne?

  4. to me...that's the most beautiful thing ever and what the holiday is really all about.

  5. I am so happy to hear your story of finding and accepting Jesus.

  6. Thank you all.
    I haven't seen Yvonne for years..I would love to find her again. We were the best of mates.

  7. That is an amazings story of your coming to Christ - He meets you right where you were - and just as you were.


  8. Oh, what a precious testimony of how you gave your heart to Jesus!!! I love hearing others' stories of salvation!!!

  9. Beautiful! Oh Lamb of God, I come, I come....

  10. That song makes my heart melt, too. To come before the Lord with our hearts and souls wide open, unafraid, and to know that this great and awesome God loves and accepts us -- its overwhelming!

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  12. Praise God for this bold testimony. Crystal, for some reason, I have not been seeing notifications when you post. That's why you have not seen any response from me. Today I decided to go through all blogs I follow - using a different procedure and see that you have posted several times and I had not seen them. Hope to rectify this situation soon.

  13. I didn't realise that it was your daughter on the cover of your book, she is very beautiful.
    Looking forward to curling up with your book!
    Peace and Joy to you and your loved ones.
    Love and prayers,


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