Category: Stories


I had a fear that was out of the ordinary for such a young boy. My family faithfully attended one of the few churches to choose from in the small town that I grew up in. I remember going to

Laura D

I was blessed to have grown up going to church, where I learned about God, went to Sunday school, went on mission trips, everything. Although I believed in God, it was mostly because I just assumed everyone did and that

Laura T

Hi! My name is Laura, and I grew up in Minnesota until I moved to North Dakota for my first professional job at the University of North Dakota. When I moved to North Dakota, I was carrying a lot of


My family didn’t begin to attend church regularly until I was about four years old after my aunt invited my family to her church. My older sister and I attended the Wednesday night kids’ club where we were introduced to


I was born in New Hampshire and raised in New England in a family of ten children by loving and caring parents. Dad was faithful to bring us to church throughout our formative years, and for me, always against my


                I grew up in a home that was very religious. From a young age, we always went to church each Sunday and had many rules regarding things we should and should not


I grew up attending a Christian elementary school and accepted Christ as my Savior at 8 years old. Romans 3:23 states “for all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God”, and Romans 6:23 says “for the wages