Testimonies are fascinating. They are encouraging. They can be down-to-earth or miraculous. Moreover, they are moments of true life that convey the unyielding grace of our Savior. Each Testimony of Faith post will feature God’s grace through the unique experiences of various individuals.
Beijing, 2008. Gymnastic starlet Shawn Johnson was projected to bring home 4 gold medals. Millions of eyes watched her flip and vault against the best gymnasts in the world. Cheering fans rooted hard for the 4 foot 8 muscular gymnast from Iowa.
She was 16 years old.
That’s a lot of pressure on a teenager – or anyone.