Today, I find myself in 2nd Corinthians chapter 9, verse 15. “Thanks be unto God,” here it is, “for his unspeakable gift.”

You know, when it’s unspeakable, I don’t have enough words. I can’t even express it. I am so thankful today for that unspeakable gift of salvation. Here I am, an enemy, a stranger, a foreigner, a sinner. I’m away from God, I’m alienated, and God’s mercy, God’s love saw me in my condition, born a sinner, away from God.

And just about, oh, 15 minutes from where I’m standing right now, in a little church that’s out in sort of a country setting on Sunday night in 1956, God spoke to my heart about my awful, tremendous need. I was an awful sinner. I was a little boy, I know, but I was a sinner. I walked forward that night and got saved. I tell you what, it is joy unspeakable and full of it. I can’t express it. I’m so glad my name was written in the book of life that night. I’m saved and I know that I’m saved.

Thank God in this month. Thank Him today for your salvation. Ponder your salvation, that I may know Him and the fellowship of His sufferings. Go back to Calvary and enjoy the fact that you’ve been born again. If you’re not saved, get a hold of our website today. We have a plan of salvation that’s right there. You can find out how you could be born again or call us at 408-988-8881. God bless you.

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Pastor Jack Trieber

Pastor Trieber

Pastor Trieber has served as the pastor of the North Valley Baptist Church since March of 1976. He is also the President of Golden State Baptist College.