'I work in the heart of Melbourne. Everyone has found lockdown harder than the first.'
Mark’s story | Living well while looking forward to the end
'The waves were higher than the boat ... it was terrifying'
Robyn’s story | Learning God has broad shoulders – even in a storm
"I needed five bypasses that year, but it didn’t rattle me"
Michael’s story | Staying in God’s peace
'He spoke as if Jesus was a real person. It was breathtaking'
'I didn’t understand or trust God back then, but he still cared for me'
'I am really looking forward to heaven'
'The intimate term that changed my life'
'He assaulted me ... and then I became pregnant'
'People would walk past church and say thank you for making a beautiful garden'
'My chronic pain is relentless but I can cry my tears out to God'
'We waited 12 years for our first son. And COVID stops me seeing him'
'I actually went to church ... and it wasn't that bad'
'I went to buy a gelato ... and I got the gospel'
'Overseas mission wasn't even on my radar. I was comfortable!'
'One night when I was reading the Bible, I saw a vision'
'You can imagine how different I became ...'
'I heard of Jesus mainly as a swear word'
'We found the missing piece of our family story - 42 years after Grandpa died'
'If the knife had gone in another half an inch, I wouldn't be here'
'If I had sought God’s will for my life ... then why was life so hard?'
'When he was 11, he got a brain tumour. They said it was inoperable'
'I was put in jail three times for my faith, and I was tortured'
'I learned to read when I was in my 30s'
'God, if you brought me here to look after him - you've got the wrong guy'
'My home life had always been a battle and I needed strength'
'I was a Hindu priest ... and felt like a blind man, searching for truth'
'When I was growing up, I looked after goats for our family'
'I had a heart attack at 17, wealth at 27 and was homeless at 28'
'I want to be a friend like that - someone who brings refreshment'
'What is the best way for me to spend the next ten years?'
'It’s such a hidden problem here … and there is so much need'
'I couldn't keep the act up'
'In God’s eyes, we’re all the same – the strong person and the weak child'