12For the word of God is living, and active, and sharper than any two-edged sword, and piercing even to the dividing of soul and spirit, of both joints and marrow, and quick to discern the thoughts and intents of the heart.
Scripture Testimony Index stories for this passage
Rev. Allan Reoch and Pastor Liu both separately testify of Mr. Goforth's love and dedication to studying the scriptures -- the very source of his spiritual power. Despite reading the entire Bible several times over, Goforth continued in this practice throughout his life and even after going blind, he got someone to daily read him the Bible.
John Townsend was studying to become a clergyman when the Word of God powerfully convicted him of his own unsaved state. John abandoned his vocational ambition and sought to first know the Saviour for himself.
Two Christians dared the odds and pushed their way through to the prime minister of Romania, Gheorghiu Dej, to whom they boldly declared the word of God. Though they were imprisoned for their daring witness, their words had sown seeds that would later bear fruit in the heart of Gheorghiu Dej.
Some believers in Bulgaria were putting in incredibly long hours and risking their lives to make handwritten Bibles to meet the dire need of the underground churches in Bulgaria.