Friday, June 19, 2009

Becoming a Slave

Today, June 19th, is a day that is celebrated by many in the United States. Today is Juneteenth. June 19th, in the year 1865, is the day that the last state in the union received the news that slavery had been abolished. I thank God that slavery has been abolished in the United States.

Not all slavery is bad however. I thank God that there is one slave owner who will never release His slaves. I want to thank my Master for the day He purchased me. July 15th, 1987 I became a slave of Jesus Christ.

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