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No one in the youth group would talk to me.

Chantz

Even in your most lonely moments God is there.

Political prisoner in refugee camp.

Jorge

I had a little New Testament that I used to bury in the ground. That was the only thing I had to read and I didn’t want them to take it from me.

This "spiritual icon" needed to fix himself.

Mark Harris

I didn’t know what to do because I felt distant from God, while serving in the singing ministry. I

What you say affects your sexual identity.

Mary Jenna

That’s the key thing here and when someone says they’re gay or homosexual, that is now saying; “That is my identity.”

Long hair and guitars are of the devil?

Mike R

At twenty-six years old I woke up one day and said, “That’s it. I’m done. Today is the last day I’m going to live. That’s it!” That day I received a phone call form somebody I hadn’t talked to in years.

God cared about my piercings.

Mikey

She noticed the holes in my face. She was like; “Oh, you’ve got a lip ring?” I said; “Yeah, I had to take them out to get a job, you know, working for the man.”

Winning an NBA ring with Dr. J was not my greatest moment.

Pat

Everything was going beautifully, but there was an emptiness in my life and I was frustrated. I kept thinking, “There has to be more.”

I was shocked. They were genuine.

Andrea

I wanted to be liked, so I wanted to do whatever was necessary to be liked, to be accepted, to be popular.

Learning that my Mormonism was not Christian broke my heart.

Amy C

I would get so angry when I would hear them call Mormonism a cult or say that it isn’t Christian. I would think, “The name of their church is Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. Of course they’re Christian.” But I ne...

Daily Buddhist prayers with Mom since childhood.

Cat

"In Buddhism we don’t need Saviors. We are a Savior. We are a God ourselves. So why would I need a Savior?"