Contributed by Matthew Redder on Sep 21, 2018
The story of Augustine's conversion is an inspiring and amazing one. In my opinion it is a miraculous account of God grabbing the attention of Augustine and speaking directly into his heart through the power of a perfectly timed scripture.
This could be a great illustration about the power of
1. In Isaiah 14:12, he is named Lucifer and called the son of the morning
2. In 2 Corinthians 11:14 & 15, it is said that he transforms himself into the likeness of an angel of light
3. The god of this world who blinds men’s minds (2 Corinthians 4:4)
4. The prince of this world (John
Contributed by Ken Pell on Jan 24, 2011
I want to read to you the opening story from David Platt's book "The Radical Question" (Multnomah Press).
Imagine a scene that took place in Asia not so long ago:
A room in an ordinary house, dimly lit, all the blinds on the windows closed. Twenty leaders from churches in the