1Peter 3:15(NCV)--But respect Christ as the holy Lord in your hearts. Always be ready to answer everyone who asks you to explain about the hope you have,
1Peter 1:8(NCV)--You have not seen Christ, but still you love Him. You cannot see Him now, but you believe in Him. So you are filled with a joy that cannot be explained, a joy full of glory.
If you were asked about your faith or your Christian viewpoint, would you be able to answer? Can people see your hope in Christ? Would you be able to share what Jesus has done in your life since you met Him? Do you think someone would listen to your testimony?
Ask yourself these questions and meditate on them for awhile. Write down your answers. You'll be amazed at how much faith and joy and hope you really have. Count your blessings and see how blessed you really are, too.
Write your testimony down and see how interesting you are when you see how much you've changed since Jesus came into your life. Share your faith--believing in Him and your love for the Lord; hope--why you can keep going when times get tough; and joy--having Jesus in your life and knowing He loves you and will never forsake you. Believing and knowing He is always with you brings an everlasting joy in your life that you cannot explain.
1Peter 4:11(NIV)--If anyone speaks, he should do it as one speaking the very words of God.....
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