We have come from all religious backgrounds and walks of life. Many of us were even pastors or missionaries who wanted nothing more than to continue serving Our lord Jesus Christ. Humbly, we share with you the stories of how the Holy Spirit moved us to seek the Body of Christ and the unity for which He prayed.


Deacon Patrick Lappert – Convert from Judaism and Atheism

November 29, 2016

The Journey Home

Deacon Patrick Lappert married a Catholic, and went along with raising his children in the faith because he thought it would be a nice way to teach them to live according to moral principles.  A former member of the Jewish faith who now considered himself an atheist, his plan was to enlighten his kids once they grew up, letting them know all religion was based in superstition.  As he continued ... more

A Calvinist Biker’s Road Trip to the Mother Church

November 21, 2016

Written Stories

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Paul Bennett – Former Presbyterian

November 18, 2016

The Journey Home

Paul Bennett’s journey of faith really started when he hit rock bottom as an alcoholic.  Following the advice of his recovery program to turn his life over to a “higher power,” he began to pray to a God that he didn’t really understand.  As he continued to heal from addiction, he began to get involved in a local Christian community, eventually joining Bible studies and even book clubs.   ... more

Unto the House of the Lord

November 9, 2016

Written Stories

I am the fourth of five children who grew up in what would today be called an Evangelical home, though we didn’t call ourselves that. I don’t remember us calling ourselves anything but Christians, though I was aware that while most of the kids in my neighborhood were Catholics, we were Protestants. ... more

Lori Martinez – Former Agnostic

November 2, 2016

The Journey Home

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Paige Murray – Former Nondenominational Christian

October 26, 2016

The Journey Home

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Neesha and David Oliver – Former Nazarenes

October 18, 2016

The Journey Home

Neesha grew up with an interest in pursuing youth ministry in the Nazarene Church.  David felt isolated as a young teen until he heard the Gospel at a Nazarene youth gathering.  They met in college and married, and spent the next few years bouncing around trying to find where God would have them minister.  After a series of frustrations and rejections in David’s pursuit of the ministry, they began ... more

This Tremendous, Patient Lover

October 12, 2016

Written Stories

God made me a scientist before He made me anything else. As long as I can remember I have had the urge to understand even the inexplicable. But He also gifted me with an understanding that whatever I could explain was necessarily insufficient. ... more