Life stories topic: Family

Mez (Ireland)

Meet Mez Mez' had an extremely traumatic childhood and he spent his early adult life behind bars. God sent a faithful Christian into Mez's life to love him and share the gospel with him. Mez turned to Christ and now he's passionate about pursuing marginalized people in society with the love…

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Tricia (USA)

Meet Tricia Tricia shares how she grew up in a Christian home but pushed spiritual things away as a young adult. She talks about having a successful life with a good career and marriage. However, her world got turned upside down when her dad died, and her grandpa died shortly afterwards.…

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Jodi (USA)

Meet Jodi Jodi describes growing up around the gospel without ever really understanding it. She encountered tragedy when her dad died, and her grandma's health deteriorated to the point that she couldn't recognise family. Jodi was struck by how close her grandma was to Jesus, and her certainty about heaven. God…

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Scott (USA)

Meet Scott Scott describes how we grew up going to church and learning about all the stories in the Bible. He talks about how he lived a Christian life but he didn't really understand it. As an adult, he stopped caring about church and wasn't interested in Jesus. God worked through…

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Jess (South Africa)

Meet Jess Jess says she was a liberal and grew up in a home where all religion was shunned. At age 16, Jess attended a church and found identity, love and acceptance. Jess talks about her new identity in Christ as a result of believing in Him. She talks about the…

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Jamie (USA)

Meet Jamie Jamie describes a stable upbringing, but life for her changed after she got involved in an unhealthy adult relationship. She turned away from her parents and lived in very challenging circumstances with her boyfriend and his family. Jamie shares the hardships and verbal abuse she suffered, including the pressure…

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Nathan (USA)

Meet Nathan Nathan shares how he was afraid of going to hell and he prayed a prayer for God to save him. But he shares how he was still hard hearted towards God. His fake Christian life became real when God convicted Nathan of his sins and Nathan geniunely turned to…

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