Although coming from a Charismatic church background (Vineyard Christian Ministries), I have also spent time in more traditional churches such as Anglican (12 years). I became a follower of Jesus Christ as a result of years of suffering with illnesses such as cancer, as well as a deepening sense of hopelessness. However, I was inevitably drawn to the realization that not only is Christ the most brilliant man to have walked this planet, but that He has also given us the only worldview and theology that provide deep peace and an eternal hope. I have studied the Scriptures for over thirty years, and have been a preacher/teacher/writer for most of those years as well.
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