If You Don’t Share Your Story Who Will? – John 9:24-41

From my reading in John 9:24-41 in the One Year New Testament.

The story of how God changed your life is one of the most powerful things you can share. A man who was born blind was healed by Jesus. He didn’t even know who Jesus was yet, so when asked about him this is what he said,

“I don’t know if he is a sinner. One thing I do know: I was blind, and now I see.” John 9:25

We don’t have to know everything about apologetics to be effective at sharing our story.

Your personal story is powerful because it is something that is totally unique to you. No one else can share your story the way that you can. 

When people look for a restaurant or a movie they often look up reviews of people who have been there. Those reviewers as telling their story of the restaurant.

When you share your story of the difference Christ made in your life you are giving Jesus a rave review, which is what he deserves! 

What is even more motivating than a review is a personal friend telling you how much they loved a particular movie. You are a lot more motivated to check it out if it someone you know and trust recommending it.

The better people know you the more powerful a true testimony will be.

They will not only hear you share the difference Jesus has made in you life they will be able to see it!  So don’t be shy! Share your story of how Jesus took someone blind and made them see!

Amazing grace how sweet the sound.

That saved a wretch like me.

I once was lost but now I’m found.

Was blind but now I see.

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About David Worcester

I am the founder and director of a campus ministry at San Diego State called Challenge. I am also serving as an ordained elder at Mission Trails Church. I love speaking and writing about college ministry, gospel appointments, and practical ways to live out God’s Word! I am also passionate about: leadership training, learning, missions, church planting, surfing, hiking, sports, photography and traveling (So far I’ve visited 23 countries & all 50 states). I’m married to Jessica Worcester who I fell in love with while doing college ministry together and we have a two year old son named Samuel. I graduated from from the University of Oklahoma (OU) with a degree in Film & Video Studies. And I received my Masters in Theological Studies from Gateway Seminary. I am an ordained minister who loves speaking and writing about practical ways to live out God’s Word in life and ministry.

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