Life stories topic: Hopelessness

Paul (Scotland)

Meet Paul Paul, from an economically deprived area of Scotland, shares how he went from being a "hopeless" drug and alcohol addict to a lover of Jesus and trainee church planter. Paul grew up in a housing scheme with many social problems. At the time of high-school he started dabbling in…

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Amir (Israel)

Meet Amir Amir grew up in a Jewish home in Israel. His parents divorced and he was placed in foster care. He describes being hopeless and suicidal. Something stopped him from taking his life. The same week he heard Christian prayers in his friend's home. He wasn't happy to hear the…

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