18The Spirit of the Lord is upon me,
Because he anointed me to preach good tidings to the poor:
He hath sent me to proclaim release to the captives,
And recovering of sight to the blind,
To set at liberty them that are bruised,
19To proclaim the acceptable year of the Lord.
Scripture Testimony Index stories for this passage
With patience and empathy, Grace engaged Isabella, who had led a life of sin, with the saving and liberating word of God. It was slow, but Isabella eventually surrendered to Christ.
When Philip Eyster and his team were led to go preach at a maximum security prison in Ukraine, the guards thought they were mad, considering the danger they were exposing themselves to. But after sharing the good news of salvation, they led not only condemned prisoners to Christ but also some of the prison guards.