Actress Nagma Is A Christian And Christ Follower
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POPULAR actress Nagma opened up about her faith and mission in her life for the first time to the media in an exclusive interview with The Christian Messenger. This newspaper’s founding editor Robin Sam spoke to her for close to five hours in an exhaustive interview concerning her faith, the recent issue over her testimony at Nalumavadi in Tamil Nadu, the rising violence against Christians, her personal life and plans for the future. Excerpts:
When did you come to realize the saving power of Jesus Christ?
I was born on Christmas to a Muslim mother and a Hindu father. I went to a convent school from childhood. I was exposed to Christianity from a young age. I went to Mount Mary Convent School in Bandra, Mumbai. There, Mass was a routine feature. I always thought I am very special to God because I was born on Dec 25th - perhaps because the world celebrated the day.
The full text of the interview is available as Nagma's testimony in a book format. Entitled, 'Bollywood to Baptism Tank' it's an excellent resource that believers can use as a gift to win their friends and relatives for Lord Jesus Christ. To order copies, please send an email specifying number of copies required and your address, to email@example.com
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Source: The Christian Messenger