Welcome To My Life: It's Not Easy Being a True Follower Of Jesus

Well Ladies and Gents this life of mines is something else. I wake up everyday with joy and grateful to be alive. Well, at least most of the days I'm grateful. I would have to say four out of the seven days I'm grateful. Just kidding! I am grateful everyday because I have Jesus. You see living this life is hard. Being a follower of Jesus is not without its trials and tribulations, if you can relate. You have to make sure you are following the Jesus of the Bible and not a tradition that has been passed down from generation to generation.

I was attending a church that started out on the the right path. They were delivering the word and I was learning and growing in Christ. As the church began to mature I began to notice actions that were a little suspect. I ignored some of those actions because I was very active in ministry within that church and I did not want to give up what I was doing. I just knew I was doing it for the Lord. As time went on I began to feel less and less comfortable in that place, and I still continued to ignore that still small voice. I began to be drawn to the Bible, Videos, and articles containing information that would eventually lead me to the truth about the church of today and how it should be structured. Church's of today are ran as a business and in the word it clearly says in Matthew 21:13 HE SAID TO THEM, "IT IS WRITTEN, 'MY HOUSE SHALL BE CALLED A HOUSE OF PRAYER, BUT YOU MAKE IT A DEN OF ROBBERS." Now tell me why are so many churches using God's house to conduct business. Arn't they suppose to have faith and believe that God will provide for their needs. Why you ask. Well because God said so in his word. My family had to take a step away from organized church to collect ourselves and make sure our s