"What do you want me to teach?!"
"The plan of salvation", He said.
"Great, I don't even have my Bible. How can I do that?!?!"
"Use the VBS curriculum for ABC", He continued with great patience.
So I took out some paper and together we drew a fancy A,B & C. We talked about what we needed to admit: that we are sinners. What we needed to believe: that Jesus is the only way to God. What it meant to confess that Jesus is Lord. We talked about angels and Satan and the Book of Life and what it meant to have your name in it. It was at that point the little girl looked me in the eyes and said, "So, you are telling me if I ask Jesus in my life then I wont go to hell?" "Yes, once you have accepted Jesus as your Savior your name is written in the Book of Life and can never be removed." "Well," she answered "I want my name in the book of life." "Would you like to pray and ask Jesus into your heart?" "Yes, can you help me?" "Well, remember that you need to admit that you are a sinner and you know the only way to God is through His Son Jesus and you want Jesus to come be in your heart. But it's something you need to say on your own, you can't just repeat what I say."
And she did, in her child like faith and she reminded me of another little girl who around the same age asked Jesus into her heart; not really knowing what that meant but knowing it was something that my soul
and another journey continues - just as life always does