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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.

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.”

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.

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?"

Prisionero político en el campo de refugiados.

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.

Scholar friends challenged my Zen ways.

Todd

It wasn’t until I went to Japan to become an English teacher and got obsessed with Japanese did I go to a Buddhist temple

Loving parents were part of my addiction recovery.

Chad Mattson

"The problem was that I believed in Jesus absolutely. I just didn't know Jesus."

Prayed to Satan, God, Buddha—whoever.

Jim G

I just said; ” Look (in my mind) God, Buddah? I don’t know who you are. I just want to know the truth. Everybody can’t be right.........But I think if you’re God, you ought to be able to answer me right now.”

I shut down my yoga commune.

Mike S

They had read an article in the Tampa Tribune newspaper about my Yoga classes at four universities. They knew I was a seeker of truth, hungry for reality.

Determined to debunk my wife's belief in Jesus.

Lee Strobel

"I thought this was the end of our marriage. But in the ensuing months, I saw positive changes in her values and character in the way she related to me and the children."