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When Djola (pronounced Dee-ola) and Orjon (Or-yon) were growing up in their native country of Albania, there were no churches, mosques, or synagogues. In fact, all religious expression had been outlawed in Albania in 1967, when communist dictator Enver Hoxha declared that Albania was to be “the world’s first atheist state.”
When Shawn chose sobriety in 2012, that was only the first step on a radical, life-altering journey that over time would change him to the core of his being.
A busy seventeen-year-old, Bella deals with all the usual complexities of high school and teenage life. But each Sunday morning she looks forward to a welcome break from her everyday world as she volunteers in the Shine Special Needs Ministry of Wheaton Bible Church.
A scary cancer diagnosis, followed by a painful divorce, left Joan in deep depression—a time so dark that she went through chemotherapy and radiation in a fog of emotional pain, nearly oblivious to the physical trauma of the treatments she received.
"When your hope is in Christ, you will get through anything that comes up." Watch Mike's story as he and his wife share about a life-changing decision they've made.
For fourteen young teens, March 19, 2015, was the day they made the decision that changed everything. Presented with the truth of the Gospel and challenged with the reality that following Jesus is an “all or nothing” proposition, these young men and women committed themselves to the cause of Christ and became members of the family of God.