Yesterday, the net was abuzz with the following video of a homeless man with a “golden voice“:
Today, Ted Williams, appeared on the Today Show to introduce the show (video 1) and give an update on his story (video 2). All I can is: the LORD GOD Almighty is freaking amazing!
A Lesson for Youth Workers: Redemption.
Youth workers can use this story in talking about new beginnings; how God does restore all things. It also shows how restored people should be seen as new creations in Christ. Talk about the way God works – the way God’s sovereign grace works. How His grace is a free gift, and all that we are given is a gift from the Father.
Ask students to think about the gifts that God has given to them; or how God has restored things (events) in their own lives. Then ask them how these experiences and/or gifts have influenced their relationship with the Father. How is God using them to influence others, with His presence, through their testimony?