Faith Stories

Faith stories are rich, varied and never the same but they are all rooted in the communities where members live, work and worship. They show the realities of every day life.  People come to faith at all stages of life from childhood to old age; it may be through a sudden, life-changing experience or a gradual realisation of a personal Christian faith. Explore the stories below and submit your story to help guide and inspire others.

Overcoming the doubts

Overcoming the doubts

"When I was a teenager, I was full of doubts about God and resented being taken to church each Sunday with my parents. On the one hand, ...

'Natter' helping isolation in the over 60s

Since 2010, ‘natter’ has been reaching out into the local community to break down isolation among the over 60’s and help them to re...

Salt and light link rep

Salt and light link rep

A Salt and Light Link Officer gives their story – A View from the Frontlines - Pete Sandford with Robert Firth

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Isn't God amazing

At the age of 15, Kath used to be in the Girl's nautical training corp in Sheffield. Every Sunday she passed the Cathedral on her way to...

Confidence through God

Confidence through God

Katherine has found renewed personal confidence and assurance through God. While she was brought up a Christian, as she grew older other ...

Faith and strength to live not die

Faith and strength to live not die

Kelli used God's grace to find the strength to fight alcoholism.

Discovering a sense of peace

Discovering a sense of peace

I’ve been a Christian now for 43 years. My ‘journey’ started as a boy when I was brought up in a fine, loving home, although my par...