A Hole Is Where the Heart Is

Our friend, Kytia, parallels everyday circumstances, such as repairing a leak in the ceiling, to lessons that God teaches us, like healing our greatest pains from the inside out.  Kytia’s testimony reminds us that God can use times of great…


His Ways Are Higher

Our sister Liz writes about her path from Los Angeles to Seoul and ultimately, to the heart of her Father. Last week, I started a new job, moved into a new apartment, and essentially signed a commitment to living in…


Why they are Christians

Francis Chan and his older brother, Paul, share about the profound conversion of the father to Christianity and how that, coupled with intercessory prayer, led them become to dedicate their lives to serving the Lord.  Please watch this touching video…


Forgiveness

Familial relationships can at times be volatile. Our friend shares his experience of how God opened his heart to humility and forgiveness as he overcame his anger and hate towards his father and sought for forgiveness.     Grumpy, tired and…


Freedom & Midol

Do you need to be set free from your past?  The sins and struggles of our parents can follow us, but Jesus promises freedom – not just from the cause, but also from the fear of turning out the same. …


Open Thread: Mother’s Day Tributes

In honor of Mother’s day, we at WitnessLA.org want to hear from you.  What makes your mother amazing?  What do you love about her?  What’s your favorite memory of her?  Do you have a story or testimony to share? Leave…


When I Grow Up

In the spirit of Mother’s Day this week, our Voice Sherea shares her story of what it means to be called as a mother. Every night before my two young girls get ready for bed, we spend time enjoying their…


Healing – You are NOT invited!

John 1:12-13 (New International Version): Yet to all who received him, to those who believed in his name, he gave the right to become children of God— children born not of natural descent, nor of human decision or a husband’s…


Don’t Give Up. Pray it Up.

Don’t give up.  Pray it up.  Our Voice Sherea shares an encouraging story of how God knows us and grows us out of His love.  Last year my husband and I enrolled our daughter KS in our local community youth…


The Best Thing I’d Be Right Now Is Dead

Scars from the past can run deep. But God has a plan for redemption for all of us. Our friend Tayen shares her story of how knowing Jesus Christ helped her overcome pain, scars, questions and even her own poor…