Forever growing with God

by Ruby
(Vic, Australia)

When I was first enrolled for Primary school I was taken to a Catholic local school near home. Neither my mum or dad had any connection to the catholic community which means that I couldn't do communion or any of the other stuff. This lead me to being bullied by my peers and ditched by all of my 'friends'. I felt as though believing in God was like selling your soul to a evil master because he never did anything for me and only made my life difficult so I turned my back on God and began to believe in Evolution. Then in grade 4 I moved to another school in the area but it was a christian school. I was really scared that the religion side of the school would be the same as my past school but how wrong I was. When I had my first RE class I realized that it was actually fun, we watched a silly little kids show called veggie tales but it really lifted my grudge against God. Slowly but surely I began to like God but then I was faced with another problem. I didn't know how to get close to God. Then I met a girl who is now my best friend, she asked me to come to her youth group which I thought was going to be really daggy but I still went. I loved the atmosphere at youth I felt as though I was accepted straight away. From then on my faith in God has grown but it defiantly wasn't easy. I have been heart broken and hurt by friends like any normal teen but somehow I found the way to get through that with God. Just before I finsh up I would like to mention that I now have nothing against the Catholic Church but praise it for showing so many people the way to God. I guess it wasn't for me.

Click here to post comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Power of Your Testimony.

FREE Book and Bible Study for Teen Girls

Sign up Below and Get this Book FREE:


Get More Information



Let's Connect Online



Free Daily Devos
for Teen Girls

Sign up below to have these devos sent to your email daily.

Name
Email

Click here for weekly devos or to find out more!

Get the Books!

21 Devos 
Only $0.99

Volume 1

Volume 2 



Books for All Ages


Body Image Lies Women Believe - Read 26 different stories from 26 women and learn how to overcome body image lies with God's truth.

Get your copy here

Broken Crayons Still Color - Shelley Hitz shares how our biggest regrets, failures and mistakes become what God uses the most in our lives. 

Get your copy here

Please note that we are an affiliate for Amazon.com. Any books you purchase from us will help support this ministry. 


Get True Beauty Stuff!

True Beauty Tshirt


True Beauty Buttons, Bags, Mugs, T-shirts & More!
From $1 and up


Download Free Wallpaper for Your Computer