Renew is a place where women from all walks of life come and meet Jesus Christ, no matter the depths of their darkness Through the power of His word, He is able to shine His light in the lives of all who will open their hearts to Him. Through a personal relationship with Jesus women are being renewed and transformed, being taught through Christ how to be women of God. “ for we are to God the pleasing aroma of Christ.” 2 Corinthians 2:15 niv
We chose brown sugar fig and oak moss sandalwood to represent lives being re- newed and transformed by Jesus Christ through His Word.
“Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works and glorify your Father in heaven.” (Matthew 5:16, NKJV)
Candace’s story: Christ took a life that was deep in darkness and lies and began to shine His light, bringing truth and restora- tion not only to her but also to her family as a whole. She now wants her light to shine to others so they too can experience the light that Christ can fill you with.
Candace has chosen vanilla, Caribbean coconut and yuzu to represent the truth and light that Jesus has brought into her life.
“I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will never walk in darkness, but will have the light of life.” (John 8:12)
Bunni’s story: Jesus picked her up out of a helpless state of depression and filled her with peace. He called her out of the darkness and into His marvelous light while quieting her restless soul with His comfort.
Bunni has chosen fresh bamboo and vetyver to represent the life and growth Jesus has provided to her.
For we are God’s masterpiece. He has created us anew in Christ Jesus, so we can do the good things he planned for us long ago. (Ephesians 2:10 NLT)
Sarah’s Story: Sarah’s lukewarm faith had wreaked havoc on her heart and life. With one foot in the world and one foot in the church God mercifully called her to surrender all and find her complete worth and purpose in his son Jesus Christ.
Sarah has chosen cedar wood and vanilla musk to represent a life made worthy by Jesus Christ.
Forget the former things; do not dwell on the past. See, I am doing a new thing! Now it springs up; do you not perceive it? I am making a way in the wilderness and streams in the wasteland. (Isaiah 43:18-19)
Amy and Emily’s Story: Amy and Emily had very similar backgrounds. They both knew abut God, but never experienced the power of living with God. On the verge of losing their families, the Lord led them to Renew and they began the process of being freed from their past and becoming new creations in Christ.
They have chosen Amber Patchouli and Fresh Floral to represent new growth and a fresh start in life.