Born and raised Catholic, Russ and Deborah left the Church as teenagers and became devout Non-denominational Evangelical Christians for many years. Their journey of faith has taken many dramatic twists and turns and culminated in their joyful reception back to the One Holy Catholic and Apostolic Church on April 30, 2004.
Marcus and Al answer open-line questions from the audience. Al was reared in a Catholic home. However he was never properly taught the faith and didn’t see it being lived out in his family. In high school and college, during the 1960’s, he easily fell away into the life of sex, drugs and rock and […]
Carol was raised in the Southern Baptist Church until she was 12. At that time her family began attending a Non-denominational Charismatic congregation. Carol’s journey to the Catholic Church began when she started reading books in order to disprove the beliefs of the Catholic faith. She long and honest study brought her Home to the […]
Steve grew up in the Catholic Church but moved further away from the Church in high school. A girl he met caused him to question his Catholic beliefs and introduced him to Evangelical Protestantism. Later, he became an active leader at a mega-church, called Willow Creek, in Illinois, that presented the gospel through drama, comedy […]
Leona was baptized and confirmed in the Presbyterian Church. For many years she served in parachurch Evangelical missions, in China and North America, in cooperation with many difference denominations. Leona’s journey to the Catholic Church began when a friend of her entered the Catholic Church. She was shocked and wondered by anyone would do such […]
Back to the Past by Dow Escalante In 1995, the year my son Ryan was born, I was sitting in our Home Bible Study with some of my best friends. Being a father of three young boys had its terrifying moments, but I could always depend on our small group to be there to help us […]
Caroline was raised in an average Catholic home. At the age of 15 she began to attend an ecumenical charismatic group. The group focused on the Bible and Jesus. There was nothing specifically against Catholic teaching. Over time, she gradually became rather anti-Catholic. When her husband was in the military and away, she started attending […]
Ray was raised by loving Italian Catholic parents. He attended Mass and went to confession well into his 20’s. After he was married, his non-Catholic wife wish to attend church. Together they joined various Non-denominational Evangelical churches. Ray became an avid Bible study teacher. However, his pro-life convictions led him to seek a church that […]