I Have to Tell You This
Submitted by Denise
It was the saddest time in my life. I was hurting and thought I lived a part of my life in maybe a not so great manner. I thought it was too late and too wrong to have God in my life. I thought I could be a person that could live without Him in my life and I'd get by. Boy, was I wrong. I'll never forget the depression, the isolated feeling and overwhelming blue feeling I was experiencing. I felt I wasn't worthy to even lift my head and look up to God and say - Forgive me Lord and help me.
Then one night just as I was falling asleep, I heard the most beautiful voice you ever heard. It was soft and feminine, yet nothing like you hear on earth. The voice said "All you have to do is ask." I heard this repeated three times. I jumped from my bed and pinched myself, I banged on the dresser and knew I was not dreaming. I knew somehow it was Mary, and I knew I had to talk to a priest. I very nervously called the nearest rectory and he met with me even though he didn't know who I was. I had an open confession right there. Wow, can't believe I did that. But I immediately felt a sense of relief. I knew I had been forgiven, that God was not judging me, He really loved me and wanted me to be close to Him and need Him.
For the next three days I had three signs that He heard my confession, and He still loved me unconditionally. The first was the most beautiful scent of roses throughout my apartment when I got home from meeting with the priest. I didn't have a rose in the house, just a heavenly scent, it was the most beautiful aroma I've ever smelled. The second night I was falling asleep and I heard the most heavenly sound of trumpets and instruments playing. I can't tell you how different they were like something no one could ever do on earth. Harps and chords that couldn't be struck on earth. The third night was the most striking thing of all. Again I was lying in my bed, when I heard a shuffle in the dark, like a flutter. It was dark but a small light shining reflected the most largest wings! I saw the feathers the same time I heard the voice. It was so gentle and reassuring. He said he was my angel - Gabriel. He was sent to me. That's all he said but the next thing I knew I was being nestled in the corner of his large wing. I felt my head resting there, like by his shoulder, you know what I mean? It was the safest I ever felt in my whole life. And I had the feeling that everything was going to be o.k.
I improved my life, I go to church and I love the Lord and He loves me. I respect all of your stories and I humbly share mine. I wish everyone, especially those who don't know God, could experience what we have. God Bless You In Every Way
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