ACTS International
Home Page of ACTS International
Home Page of ACTS InternationalHow to Find and Know God without having to be religiousLife Help Articles dealing with faith, family, and practical helps for purposeful livingDaily and Weekend Encounters with more than a third-of-a-million worldwide subscribersSupport the Work of ACTS International a not-for-profit organization. Donations are tax deductible for U.S. donorsCurrent report on the ministries and services of ACTS InternationalOnline Store of ACTS ... ACTS CommunicationsAbout ACTS International
ACTS International Home Page Click here for the current issue of  Daily Encounter
         
     
   
Tell a Friend Site Map Share and/or Bookmark
   
         
   
Articles > About Faith: > Modern Day Miracle

Modern Day Miracle

I [God] will instruct you and teach you in the way you should go; I will guide you with My eye."1

According to an article some time ago in 'The Recorder,' "A 19-year-old girl by the name of Khun Paot, escaped the Khmer Rouge rule in Cambodia after an arduous journey with 100 others through miles of jungle, canals, mountains, and rivers. Standing between them and freedom were communist soldiers, the elements, and a stretch of jungle ground covered with thorns. Most of the escapees were barefoot or wore flimsy thongs.

"A midnight-like darkness hampered the struggling group as it crossed a valley between two high mountain ranges. 'We could see absolutely nothing,' Paot later told a missionary, Maxine Stewart. 'We didn't even know where to step.' Suddenly hundreds of fireflies swarmed into view. Their glow made enough light for the people to see the path. The refugees reached the next mountain by firefly light, said Mrs. Stewart.

"After Paot was transferred to Kham Put refugee camp, she was invited to a Christian meeting. 'I know that old man,' she exclaimed at a picture on the wall of the chapel. 'He is the one who led us and showed us the way to Thailand and freedom.' She was pointing to a picture of Jesus."2

Ever since my youth, every morning I have committed and trusted my life and way to God, trusting Him to guide me all through my life knowing that He could make a much better job of my life than I ever could. Now, as I look back over the years, I can genuinely say in the words of the hymn writer, "Jesus led me all the way."

God will do the same for you, too, should you genuinely commit and trust your life to Him every day for the rest of your life.

Suggested prayer: "Dear God, thank You that when I commit and trust my life to You, You will teach me in the way that I should go and will guide me with Your eye. And that's what I do today. Thank You for hearing and answering my prayer. Gratefully in Jesus's name, amen."

1. Psalm 32:8, NKJV).
2. The Recorder, September 1979, p. 25. Source: www.esermons.com.

<:))))><


All articles on this website are written by
Richard (Dick) Innes unless otherwise stated.



   
    Back to Return to previous page Previous Page    
         
       
   
Site Map   Top
   
     
         
Find Peace With God footer
 
  ARTICLES
About God
About Faith
Relationships
Success/Failure
Solutions
Recovery
Ask the Teacher
Better Living Tips
Friendship
Words of Love
Words of Inspiration
People Power for Jesus
Simple and Effective Witnessing for Christ

SITE TRANSLATIONS
Spanish Espanol
French Francois

  DEVOTIONS
Devotionals
Daily Encounter
Weekend Encounter
Encuentros Diarios
Archives
Subscribe
When God Is Silent
Prayer Partners
  Needed

Special Needs

BIBLE HELPS
Helps and Studies
Today's Reading
Annual Reading

  QUOTES AND TESTS
Today's Quotes
Happiness Test
Stress Test

ACTS IN ACTION

ACTS Websites
ACTS in Action Report

COMMUNICATIONS

Syndicate ACTS Articles
"I Hate Witnessing"
   Audio—No Charge

Opening Closed Minds
Effective Communications
Jesus, the Communicator
Punching Holes in
   the Darkness

  REPORTS
About ACTS
Be an ACTS Friend

MISC.
People Power Invite
Links
Weather
Privacy Policy
Snail-Mail List
Contact Us/Feedback

ACTS BOOKSTORE
Online Bookstore


Site Map
Report problems to ACTS International
All pages in this site © Copyright 2005-2017 by ACTS International
P.O. Box 73545, San Clemente, CA 92673 U.S.A.
 
HOME   Daily Encounter  Find Peace With God