In these first-person accounts, see how God’s Word has changed the lives of people around the world for the better.
How did a successful business executive discover something more valuable than wealth and money?
Traumatic experiences can have a profound and long-lasting impact on us. Despite his difficult childhood, learn how Juan Pablo found true meaning, peace, and joy in his life.
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.
Ernest Loedi found answers to some of life’s most important questions. The Bible’s clear answers have given him a real hope for the future.
When teacher and student changed roles, Doris Eldred found satisfying answers to her questions about life.
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.
For Jeson, being deaf was no obstacle to developing a personal relationship with God.
Learn why Renée turned to drugs and alcohol and how he was able to break free from them for good.
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?
How did a successful career woman, a gambler, and a man disillusioned with life find true happiness?
What moved a former polygamist to change his view of marriage?
What convinced Mario, a former church pastor, that Jehovah’s Witnesses teach the truth about the Bible?
Mayli Gündel stopped believing in God when her father died. How did she gain true faith and find inner peace?
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.
Mary and Björn found Kingdom truth in different ways. How did it change their lives?
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?
This deeply religious woman finally found Scriptural answers to her questions about why we die and what happens after death. Learn how the truth changed her life.
From his youth, Roberto Pacheco had the goal of becoming a Catholic priest. Find out what changed his life.
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?
Antonio’s experiences in the sordid world of violence, drugs, and alcohol abuse led him to feel that life had no purpose. What changed his mind?
Joseph Ehrenbogen read something in the Bible that helped him to completely transform his life.
Read how Bible principles helped a man change his habits and his thinking so that he could be pleasing to God.
Dmitry Korshunov was an alcoholic, but he began to read the Bible every day. What motivated him to make drastic changes in his life?
How did two people give up their vices, including alcohol and drugs, and become truly happy?
Learn how the Bible helped a young man stop using tobacco and abusing drugs and alcohol.
Crime and Violence
After Artan was released from prison, he learned that what the Bible says about the love of money is true.
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.
A former gang member believes that the person he is today testifies to the transforming power of the Bible. He now enjoys a close relationship with God.
What made a street fighter from Mexico want to transform his personality?
Alain Broggio was deeply moved by the Bible passage at 1 John 1:9.
Pawel Pyzara was pursuing violence, drugs, and a law degree—all at the same time. A turning point came when he started a fight with eight men.
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.
Antoine Touma was skilled at Kung Fu, but the scripture at 1 Timothy 4:8 changed his life.
Annunziato Lugarà was in a violent gang, but a visit to a Kingdom Hall changed his life.
Learn how studying the Bible helped a violent man to become peaceable.
Sports, Music, and Entertainment
Centering our lives around Jehovah will always bring lasting happiness.
Stéphane was young, successful, and famous, yet he felt empty and unfulfilled. How did he find true happiness and purpose in life?
What moved a professional tennis player to become a minister of the Bible?
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?
Despite his success in the music industry, Esa knew that his life lacked meaning. Find out how this heavy-metal musician found true happiness.
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.
Ivars Vigulis built his life around the fame, glory, and thrill of motorcycle racing. How did Bible truths have an impact on his life?