No Broken Bones!

There were plenty of surfers and walkers along the beach promenade, but then a strong wind picked up.  We tried putting weights on our literature, but the wind became too strong!  We decided to pack up our Bibles and books head home.

I was pushing a load of Bibles in my cart when I hit a bump in the concrete and went flying!  I landed on my hands, knees and face, quickly drawing a crowd.

A young man seemed to take charge:  “I saw the whole thing!  Don’t try to get up. Take a deep breath.”
I did as I was told.
“Do you think anything’s broken?”
“I don’t know.  My hands and knees hurt.”
“Can you move your hand?”  He gently lifted my arm.
“Can you move your legs?”

A bleeding knee protruded from a hole in my new jeans.  The other knee was beginning to swell.

We made it to the car and ten minutes later I was home.  My husband brought ice bags for my knees.

That was yesterday.  Today I’m fine!  Other than a scraped knee and bruises, not a scratch on my face and NO broken bones!  Wait!  My last bone density test indicated fragile bones!

Thank You, God!  Obviously You have other plans for me now!
I’ll keep praising You as I move ahead.

  •  Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways submit to him, and he will make your paths straight.     Proverbs 3:5-6
  • The angel of the LORD encamps around those who fear him, and he delivers them. Psalm 34:7

AT THE FEET OF JESUS Lyrics by Liana Wendy Howarth; music 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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About Kathleen

God delights in working through His people as they submit to Him. Jesus said to go into all the world and preach the good news to everyone (Mark 16:15). No matter where we live on this planet, people are separated from God because of sin. We ALL need a Savior, and there’s only ONE. It brings me great joy to share Christ with the lost and lonely. Over the years I’ve learned a great deal while facilitating Bible studies. I’ve found myself on college and university campuses, the beach, the streets, the hospital, the jail and the juvenile facility for incarcerated teens sharing God’s message of love. I also serve as an online missionary with Global Media Outreach. I’ve seen countless lives transformed when people turn away from sin and turn to Jesus. The changes God makes are real and lasting. These are some of my experiences. NOTE: My stories have been altered, removing any and all identifying factors. This includes names and other particulars in order to protect confidentiality and anonymity.
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2 Responses to No Broken Bones!

  1. Liana says:

    Praise God, He cushioned your fall. Wonderful witness Kathleen. So glad you are alright.

  2. Kathleen says:

    Thank you, Liana! Yes, I’m praising God for His faithfulness!

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