(Jamaica Gleaner) Devon Williams, who now additionally goes by the title Apostle the Main One Prophet Success, stated his life earlier than Christ appeared to have taken all of the fallacious turns and lightweight on the finish of tunnel appeared very darkish.
From being arrested, deported, and virtually dropping his life, Williams stated he was in a position to flip all of that into good, with tertiary schooling, a ministry, and what he claims to be a physique healed of HIV by God.
Although he couldn’t foresee the explanations for the lows he skilled, the pastor believes that the episodes of his life occurred as they need to.
“I used to be in London, having obtained one month within the nation, however I advised myself that I’d not return dwelling till I may purchase my home on the hill and personal a enterprise. I obtained a job sweeping road the next week, having left a gross sales job in Jamaica. I swept streets for 3 months, and in the course of the time, I obtained a unique job in a KFC restaurant as a safety guard,” he stated.
However the life he tried to settle into was disrupted when Williams stated he was attacked by 5 males within the restaurant and retaliated by hitting one with a chair.
“I used to be later arrested and deported again to Jamaica. I used to be offended towards God and all people. I used to be saying to God, ‘Why this needed to occur to me?’ not realizing that He had a plan for my life in Jamaica. I by no means noticed what He needed to do with my life,” he famous.
Two months later, Williams stated he discovered himself again on a flight to London with a unique id.
“I used to be nonetheless saying to myself I needed to make it in overseas as a result of I used to be being led by Devil to pursue greed and egocentric beneficial properties. After I returned, I obtained a job at a McDonald’s retailer to work within the kitchen, and I used to be attending college half time, pursuing a bachelor’s diploma in laptop expertise.”
However as he tried to cover from the British police, resettle, and make one thing of his life, the pastor stated he began feeling unwell.
“… The authorities knew I had re-entered the nation, and thus they had been watching me, observing my actions, for the best time to arrest me with some crime, to provide me an enormous sentence. Consequently, I used to be below stress. I used to be very frightened of the results of my actions. I used to be discovering it troublesome to sleep at nights and to eat something vital. After I did, I had diarrhoea. I virtually misplaced my thoughts. I used to be paranoid for an extended time frame, and I used to be nonetheless refusing to hunt medical consideration.”
All this time, Williams had contracted HIV with out realizing and stated that he was on the point of dying.
SLIPPING INTO DARKNESS
“It was not till I used to be virtually lifeless I lastly went to the hospital, and after I did, I bear in mind the medical doctors surrounded me in a staff, working every kind of assessments on me for the higher a part of that day. On the finish of the day, it was revealed to me that I used to be HIV-positive.”
He continued: “In that second, my life stopped. I felt as if I used to be slipping down a really darkish deep tunnel with out an finish. I felt hopeless, misplaced. I gave up at that second. I contemplated suicide. The satan was telling me that I couldn’t make it so I ought to simply finish all of it,” he stated.
However amid the chaos, Williams stated he heard a nonetheless small voice that represented the Holy Spirit, and a peace came visiting him.
“I prayed, and I gave my life to God subsequently,” he stated. Williams, who stated he subsequently returned to Jamaica and have become a part of the HIV clinic at a hospital, stated residing with the virus was solely made attainable via his dedication to God.
“Certainly, my religion elevated steadily over the course of time that I used to be contaminated with HIV as a result of I fasted repeatedly, spent vital quantities of time studying the Bible and praying and subsequently preaching the gospel after being spoken to by God to pursue a (bachelor’s) diploma in theology with a minor in management and ministry, on the Jamaica Theological Seminary, after which I based the S.I.P.-D.I.M. ministries”
However in accordance with the pastor of the Success Supernatural Prophetic and Deliverance Worldwide Ministries in Portmore, St Catherine, not solely did God ship him from his struggles, however He has additionally healed him of HIV.
“It was on the twenty fourth day of November 2020, on the second day of me embarking on an eight-day of fasting with out meals, throughout my time of session with Jesus, He revealed to me that I’m now healed, and I ought to cease taking the remedy, and I instantly stopped. However I had some reservations as a result of I had tried stopping taking them earlier than, and by the house of three days, I had was to start out taking them once more as a result of I began getting sick once more, however this time, He instructed me to stroll, from my dwelling in Westchester, whereas fasting with out meals. I’d stroll from my dwelling, during Garvey Meade, via Edgewater group, and thru Passage Fort to my dwelling, day by day, for 4 days,” Williams stated.
The pastor admits that he has but to do a take a look at to substantiate what he believes is his destructive standing however has complete perception that God has healed him and his power and stamina are proof sufficient.
“I really feel strengthened in my physique that certainly I’m healed. I really feel superb that Jesus the God of the universe selected to heal me out of all of the individuals on this planet who had been affected with HIV for the final 18 years. However I’m not particular. Jesus has paid all of it on the cross, so whoever will imagine and think about Him, He’ll do the identical for them. I’ll do the take a look at when God says I’m to do the take a look at.”
Williams’ want is that every one who’re in want of therapeutic will go to God in prayer for deliverance.