God Closed a Window and Opened a Door – Conversion Story of Kathryn E. Stuart

March 4, 2014 | 6 responses

Reflecting on my life, I recognize God’s hand leading me through the times of joy and sorrow. I can now trace the turns in the road that led me to the best thing that happened to me in my life: coming home to the One, Holy, Catholic, and Apostolic Church.

A Heart’s Journey – Conversion Story of Kathryn J. Betournay, D.Min.

July 2, 2012 | 3 responses

I was born on April 15, 1952 in Columbus, OH, the first of 2 children, into a family that did not practice any religious faith. We moved every couple of years, as my dad advanced his career as a professor. Christmas and Easter were celebrated as secular holidays. In fact there seemed to be an outright opposition in my household to anything to do with God, Jesus, the Bible, or church.

Fr. E. Slider Steuernol: Former Presbyterian Minister – The Journey Home Program

May 22, 1998 | no responses

Fr. Steuernol was baptized Methodist, in West Virginia. At first he was ordained a minister in the United Church of Christ but later in the Presbyterian church. Fr. Steuernol visited a Trappist looking for a “supernatural thing in worship”. “As Protestants, we tend to be rational in our worship.” As a pastor, he got tired […]