Baptism Anniversary

December 17, 2013

     Eleven years ago tonight, Tuesday, December 17, 2002, I was filled with God’s Spirit. The night that I was saved is the only one that could rise above the importance of this particular night in Groveland, Florida, eleven days before my 40th birthday.
     My wife and I had just bought a new home in the Crane’s Landing subdivision of this South Lake County community six months prior. I had come home from work and was having my devotional time when I felt my mouth quivering.
     I had sought after this blessing for many years, and, finally, I was baptized by Jesus Christ into His Spirit. I began to speak in other tongues as the Spirit gave me utterance. I can remember the joy and the smile on my face as I was receiving this blessing and enduement of power from God. It was a night that would change my life forever.

10 Responses to “Baptism Anniversary”

  1. Hallelujah!! Blessings to you and Merry Christmas!

  2. So true. God is good and is so willing to give us of Himself. I don’t know where I would be today had I never received the baptism of the Holy Spirit back in 1970. That was a long time ago, and it only gets better. God bless. Have a wonderful Christmas.

  3. RJ Dawson said

    Congratulations, and Merry Christmas Scott. It’s been a while longer for me, but I celebrate it every year. Praise The Lord for blessing us with the greatest gift, the gift of Himself.

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