In these first-person accounts, see how God’s Word has changed the lives of people around the world for the better.
In some areas, racial hatred is an inescapable part of everyday life. See how two men in South Africa overcame this.
Overcoming prejudice can be difficult. See how a Jew and a Palestinian were able to do so successfully.
Yvonne Quarrie once asked, “Why am I here?” The answer changed her life.
What Bible truth helped Crystal, a victim of sexual abuse as a child, to build a relationship with God and to find real meaning in life?
Learn how Israel Martínez overcame a deep-rooted inferiority complex and gained self-respect.
Julio Corio suffered a tragic accident and felt that God did not care. The scripture at Exodus 3:7 helped change his view.
Christof Bauer poured himself into reading the Bible during a transatlantic voyage in a small sailboat. What did he learn?
Rafika joined a revolutionary group to fight social injustice. But she found the Bible’s promise of peace and justice under God’s Kingdom.
How did studying the Bible help a social activist learn the source of true change for mankind?
See how the Bible’s comforting message helped Cindy to change her aggressive personality.
How did one individual whose youth was shaped by the ideologies of atheism and Communism come to appreciate the Bible?
What convinced Mario, a former church pastor, that Jehovah’s Witnesses teach the truth about the Bible?
Isolina Lamela was a Catholic nun, then a Communist activist, but became disillusioned in both pursuits. Later, she met Jehovah’s Witnesses, who helped her from the Bible to find a clear purpose in life.
Tom wanted to believe in God but became disillusioned with religion and its empty rituals. How did his study of the Bible help him to find hope?
Luis Alifonso wanted to become a Mormon missionary. How did studying the Bible change his goals and his life?
Drugs and Alcohol
On the first day at his new job, Michael Kuenzle was asked, “Do you think that God is responsible for the suffering in the world?” This marked a turning point in his life.
Solomone moved to the United States, hoping to find a better life. Instead, he began abusing drugs and ended up in prison. What helped him to straighten out his life?
Dmitry Korshunov was an alcoholic, but he began to read the Bible every day. What motivated him to make drastic changes in his life?
Crime and Violence
What motivated Sébastien Kayira to give up his violent and abusive behavior?
What moved a former gang member from El Salvador to turn his life around?
Sobantu studied Bible truths and left his violent lifestyle. He now visits his neighbors to teach them about a world free of crime and gangsters.
Stephen McDowell was a violent young man, but a murder that he did not commit made him resolve to change his life.
For Normand Pelletier, defrauding people was like a drug. But he was brought to tears by reading one verse from the Bible.
Annunziato Lugarà was in a violent gang, but a visit to a Kingdom Hall changed his life.
Sports, Music, and Entertainment
Erwin Lamsfus once asked a friend, “Have you ever wondered why we are here?” The answer changed his life.
How did one man overcome his addiction to pornography and gain peace of mind?
One Bible verse assured Hércules that he could replace his aggressive personality with a new one that is calmer and more loving.
Samuel Hamilton was consumed by his love of sport, but a Bible study changed his life.