I believe in the gift of faith and miracles from God.

Melissa - Chula Vista, California
Entered on May 4, 2008
Age Group: 18 - 30

I believe in the gift of faith and miracles from God.

Having faith in God is the most important gift in my life. Throughout my life I have always been a Catholic and believed in God. I would attend once in a while Sunday masses, but being a Catholic was not a major importance in my life. I would always dedicate more time to do other things than to dedicate time to God by going to mass, reading the bible, or praying. I realized three months ago, that I was doing wrong by not spending more time with God. At this stage in my life, I received the greatest gift: having faith in God. It is never late to start a new journey in life with God. I continue on till today dedicating time to God by allowing my faith to continue growing day by day. After the strong connection that I have now with God, the following are miracles that started to happen in my life.

I believe that having faith in God has brought me peace in my life. It has brought me peace in a way that it is unique; to have peace in dire moments in life that I struggle through with stress, anger, depression, and with the daily life situations. The greatest miracle that has happened to me is that I am a new renovated person that learned to love, care, and appreciate every person that exists in my life. I learned the step of loving, caring, and appreciating by demonstrating it with acts and not only with words. I am filled with harmony, happiness, and tranquility. God has transformed me with seeing the world in a positive way. For an instant I thought I was alone in this journey in my life, but with my faith in God everything changed since that instant in my life. It helped me to continue on with the journey by being strong and brave. I believe that faith has taught me not to live in a life of hate and regrets. Living a life of hatred and regrets, would not take me to the step of forgiving. Forgiving is an important step now in my life because it takes away the pain from holding onto the inside of my soul. God taught me to forgive every person that has caused me to suffer in some time in my life. Further on, I learned that each day is an opportunity to live and enjoy every instant of life by demonstrating love and thanking God for entering into my life. All these are miracles, which are only to give thanks to God for letting them happen and blessing my life.

I believe that the greatest gift in life is having faith in God, it is priceless. I believe that life is like a ladder that goes step by step. I believe everyday is a new opportunity in becoming more connected with God and growing the faith inside our hearts. Thanks God.