Tami Hanzo-Vassa’s Story

“I grew up catholic. I went to catholic school, missing church most Sundays. After I made my confirmation in 7th grade, I stopped going to church all together. I didn’t believe what they did, and I didn’t even know what I believed. My freshman year of high...

Debbie Bozes’ Story

“Dear God, As I open my eyes to the world, please open my eyes to what you want me to do in it today! ‘So do not be afraid. I am with you. Do not be terrified. I am your God. I will make you strong and help you. My powerful right hand will take good care of you. I...

Rachel Hutcheson’s Story

I was born in California. I thought I was going to have a really easy and awesome life, and I wanted to go out and save the world. I didn’t look at it in the way that I should – in a sense, where God wanted me to go, as opposed to where I wanted to go and just...

Adam & Yasuyo’s Story

Adam: “I grew up in church in the area and have known the Lord since I was young. I was an only child, and I took to studying the Bible on my own from a young age. I’ve never had a serious crisis of faith; I always had this intuitive sense confirmed by own experience...

Chris Gunderman’s Story

I grew up a Methodist going to Sunday school, but my family stopped going for a while and my faith began to smolder. I was young and I needed Jesus in my life. I knew it, but my parents just didn’t care about going to church. Knowing this, I went for my...

The Bancos’ Story

Claudiu: I grew up in a Roman Orthodox Church. My parents were nominal Christians. Most of my local church consisted of people going through the motions without really having strong faith. By high school I was agnostic, was into logic and rational thinking, and even...