Journey Of Faith : Past, Present And Future Essay

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Uncharted Journey of Faith: Past, Present and Future

“For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future”. Jeremiah 29:11

Introduction I titled this essay “Uncharted Journey of Faith” reflecting on the past, present and future growth of my faith experience. When I think of faith in general, the word mystery comes to my mind. A mystery is something difficult or impossible to understand or explain. Expressing my faith is like putting a puzzle together. There are many events that have contributed to the development of my faith in God. The events in retrospect helps me to put together the puzzle of my faith in such as way that I can make sense of it and share it with others. The scarlet thread of this discussion will be based on transitional moments that matured my faith. In addition, the word “uncharted” means something that is not planned. Although, I did not plan my faith and its growth, I rest in knowing that God did. God’s plans for me is summed up in Jeremiah 29:11 as quoted above. Therefore, my uncharted journey of faith will reflect on the past and present experiences that have influenced my faith. In addition, I will share my future aspirations for where I desire my faith to lead me in ministry. As I reflect on the past, present and gleam at the future, I hope the puzzle will come together and reveal a…

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