My Testimony begins with The First Time I Got Saved. I was only a child, but it was just as real as any of the other times I got saved or rededicated my life.
It was also the first time that I would hear the Lord speak to me. However, it would be many years before I realized that.
Telling the story of my childhood salvation experience may seem like a strange place to start. But this is definitely where my story begins.
One Sunday morning
I was around five years old and sitting in a familiar Sunday school classroom in our home church. A freewill Baptist church in Flint MI. My father had been an assistant pastor in that church around the time I was born. But by this time, my mother and father were divorced and my two, much older, sisters were no longer attending church. Now, it was just my mother and me.