How a Christian Established a Good Work Relationship With Her Colleague

How a Christian Established a Good Work Relationship With Her Colleague

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By Jianxin, Malaysia

Editor’s Note: People often say there is no friendship between people where our interests are concerned. It’s true. In modern society, where individual interest comes before everything, family ties, friendship, and love are difficult to sustain in the face of our interests. It’s the same for Sister Jianxin, whose relationship with the friend she can talk about anything with sours and turns to deadlock thanks to her consideration of her own interests. But later, Jianxin and her friend are able to resolve their conflicts and can finally get along as they once did. Continue reading “How a Christian Established a Good Work Relationship With Her Colleague”

God’s Guidance Allowed Me to Overcome Temptation in the Workplace (Audio Essay, Part 2)

I thought that I could return to the ordinary life I lived in the past. I didn’t expect that Mr. Zhang would try to tempt me with benefits after his attempts to tempt me with lust failed….

God’s Guidance Allowed Me to Overcome Temptation in the Workplace

One day before Spring Festival, Mr. Zhang suddenly sent a text message asking me to his office. I knew Mr. Zhang was the only person who worked on the second floor, and I hesitated, thought to myself, “If I don’t go, this is going against an order from my boss, but I don’t know what will happen if I go….” I was a little timid and afraid, and quickly prayed to God to ask for wisdom and cleverness so that I could overcome Satan’s temptations. Continue reading “God’s Guidance Allowed Me to Overcome Temptation in the Workplace (Audio Essay, Part 2)”

God Didn’t Have the Heart to Let Me Fall Into the Underworld (Audio Essay)

The Church of Almighty God,Eastern Lightning,HymnAlmighty God says: “Look back to the time of Noah’s ark: Mankind was deeply corrupt, had strayed from the blessing of God, was no longer cared for by God, and had lost the promises of God. They lived in darkness, without the light of God. Thus they became licentious by nature, abandoned themselves to hideous depravity. Continue reading “God Didn’t Have the Heart to Let Me Fall Into the Underworld (Audio Essay)”

No Longer a Shopaholic, I’ve Attained Spiritual Freedom

By Xiaoyun, Hong Kong

Editor’s Note: Social competition pervades modern day society. To elicit the envy and admiration of peers, many buy famous brands with abandon, spending their monthly income well before the next paycheck has arrived. Some have even racked up serious credit card debt…. Though many such people find the whole process tiring and painful, none of them are capable of extricating themselves from this social rat race. Xiaoyun, a Christian, used to live an empty, agonized life because of her need to compete socially, but now she no longer blindly engages in such activities and has attained spiritual freedom. Continue reading “No Longer a Shopaholic, I’ve Attained Spiritual Freedom”

How God Saved My Marriage

How God Saved My Marriage

Ling Fan’s father had an affair when she was three years old; her mother divorced him in a fury and took Ling Fan along with her into her second marriage. But her stepfather never liked Ling Fan and would often beat her for no reason at all, terribly wounding little Ling Fan’s spirit. She thought every single day about how she could escape that home that brought her so much suffering while also looking forward to forming her own happy family after growing up. After getting married at 23 years old, she finally had her own home. She thought she’d be able to live in happiness, but reality didn’t turn out as she had imagined. Continue reading “How God Saved My Marriage”

2019 Inspirational Devotion: What Is Entering Into Rest?

What Is Entering Into Rest

By Zhongcheng, China

Contents

The Origin of Rest

To Save Mankind, God Ceases to Rest

How to Enter Into Rest

The Origin of Rest

It is recorded in the Bible, “And on the seventh day God ended His work which He had made; and He rested on the seventh day from all His work which He had made. And God blessed the seventh day, and sanctified it: because that in it He had rested from all His work which God created and made” (Genesis 2:2–3). Continue reading “2019 Inspirational Devotion: What Is Entering Into Rest?”