I was doing a power walk with a friend when we spotted the stone nativity scene on the beach! This is the third consecutive year the “rock guy” has graced our beach with his stone crèche. The artist uses no mortar as he gingerly balances or nestles each stone in place. He welcomes visitors to check out his FB page: Juan Manuel Cisneros.
This year there was a decorated Christmas tree next to the crèche! Since I was carrying a few Jesus tracts, I decided to contribute to the tree’s beauty by attaching a few with bobby pins!
A young woman approached as I was finishing, and began reading one of the tracts. I said, “It’s Christmastime and it’s about Jesus.”
She smiled, “Yes. I like what I’m reading here. I actually came down to the beach to pray. I’m going through a difficult season and need to make some decisions.”
We were pleased to learn that she knows Jesus and attends a Bible centered church. She was grateful and teared up when we offered to pray with her, that God would give her wisdom, guidance, direction and strength as she makes these important decisions.
We continued our walk and discovered another rather neglected Christmas tree, growing by the beach parking lot. It was only partially decorated. Fortunately, we had a couple more bobby pins.
Declare his glory among the nations, his marvelous deeds among all peoples. Psalm 96:3
- What tracts did we use? Here are a few:
- The Greatest Story Ever Told: https://www.chick.com/products/tract?stk=293&ue=d
- Love the Jewish People: (After all, Jesus was Jewish) https://www.chick.com/products/tract?stk=1000&ue=d
- Charlie’s Ants: https://www.chick.com/products/tract?stk=39&ue=d
- The Best Gift In The World: True-Way Tracts
- Several in SPANISH from: https://mwtb.org/
SONG: DEAR LORD OF LORDS – by Kathleen
[This life is temporary. This life is short. When this life is over, our bodies will die and become empty shells, but our souls will continue to live forever. Where will the “real you” live? Will you live for all eternity separated from God? Or will you spend eternity in the presence of God in heaven? Learn more so you can make your most important decision: http://www.godlife.com/gospel/ and http://www.godlife.com/en/about-christianity
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