Our Son’s Story, with His Permission

I didn’t plan to upload this video but one father made my day this morning as he called and said to me: “Missy, my wife and I are listening to you; we are parents of little kids and we are learning a lot from your mistakes and challenges. So, keep it up!” Thank you my dear brother!

Yeah, so, I decided to upload this clip for them and for those who may find something important in it.

It is the story of our son, Abel Banko. He is 17 now and he gave me permission to share it with everyone who may benefit from story. He is such a gentle man, isn’t he!

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When Repentance Becomes Notorious

John Angell James (the Puritan – 1785 – 1859) – There was one particular pastor who had been unfaithful to his wife, children and the church and later he was caught red-handed. Everybody in the church and in town heard the news. So, during that time, one of John Angell James’ students asked:
“Can this pastor be restored to his ministry after he has sinned grievously?”
John Angell James replied, “When his repentance is as notorious as his transgression was, then that pastor is ready to be restored to ministry.”
When our repentance is as notorious as our transgression, total healing comes not only to us but also to the whole body of Christ. ///