There should be a time in your life where you can clearly point to an event or a private moment that changed you forever: your genuine conversion experience with the Lord Jesus Christ.
God saves men by His sovereign grace through the Atonement of Jesus. He works in us to will and to do of His good pleasure; but we have to work out that salvation in practical living... The experience of salvation means that in your actual life things are really altered, you no longer look at things as you used to; your desires are new, old things have lost their power…It is this complete and amazing alteration that is the evidence that you are a saved soul. ~ Oswald Chambers [My Utmost for His Highest]
Below is an excerpt from my book MISSION POSSIBLE
Mission Possible is a book for women living in an unequally-yoked marriage. It offers the reader hope and encouragement using God's Word and applying Biblical truths. Copyright © Deborah McCarragher 2009-2014.
I'm waiting and hopeful that my husband will truly be converted as a disciple of Christ.
After 25+ years of being unequally-yoked in marriage, I'm longing for spiritual intimacy and the opportunity to grow old together - serving the Lord. I cannot see into my husband's heart, but I do know that there will be evidences of a real conversion. I am a fruit inspector, not a fruit cultivator. Jesus brings forth the fruit.
Here is a passage from the Message translation that testifies to a true believer...