YOUTH TRANSFORMED

Testimonies

Below are just some of the testimonies from the young people.

 


 

NAME AT LEAST ONE THING YOU HAVE LEARNED

 

Confidence and greater understanding of how to lead. (Faith)

That I really enjoy serving the community.  I also learned the importance of forgiveness. (Ogaga)

I make others proud when I try.  I made my sister proud because she saw a side of me she's never seen before. (Theo)

How important it is to surround yourself with the right people. (Tim)

To get to grips with the Word more. (Simeon)

To stop being afraid of showing my emotions. (Kim)

How to be humble. (Talisha)

That if God forgives, we should forgive, even if it's hard because it will help us to move on. (Shannon)

To pay attention as I could be missing an obvious sign. (Aaron)

WHAT WAS YOUR FAVOURITE SESSION AND WHY?

Learning how to budget and manage my finances. (Yasmin)

MC-ing because it was a chance to learn new things and express myself. (Ezrah)

Learning about the 'Power of One' and how much one person can make a difference (Latisha)

How to succeed in exams because I learnt new methods of how to revise. (Gary)

Pastor Johnny's 'BLINK' talk because his examples of how quickly things can change were meaningful and I learnt a lot.(Inhoi)

The Anger Management.  It helped me to sort out a few issues I had. (Terrae)

The Dance Workshop because it helped build my confidence even more! (Lurelle)

WHAT WAS THE BEST THING ABOUT THE MISSION AND WHY?

God completely changed my life and gave me things i didn't have, e.g. self-control. (Michael)

The worship!  It really touched me every time!  I could feel God's presence! Also, it was my first Youth Transformed and I have formed many friendships.  Being new, i thought it would be hard, but everyone welcomed me, which was really nice! (Rabi)

All the jokes we caught in our free time!!!!  :-) (Nazarene)

The socialising.  I bonded with a lot of people. (Russell)

Being surrounded by fellow, honest, devoted christian young people and knowing that you have someone to turn to for help, support and advice. (Jenni)

The small groups and the environment.  Also learning the difference between God's voice and summat else! (Jason)

Drayton Manor because I had a good time! (Simz)

I can't choose ONE thing!!! (Little Josh)

Community action.  Practical application of our faith. (Selina)

The WHOLE experience! (Danica)

Seeing so many people come to Christ and/or strengthen their faith! (Daniel)

The opportunity to serve, learn and meet some beautiful people! (Antonique)

The way everyone helped each other. (Chris)

The work we did transforming peoples gardens in Balsall Heath. (Cleon)

HOW HAVE YOU BEEN TRANSFORMED THIS WEEK?

Instead of just praising God on a Sunday, I'll do it 7 days a week, 24/7! (Seme)

It's like a year of spritual growth in just one week! (Joshua)

To read the Bible to help me to discern the voice of God from other voices (Fasa)

I feel like all my sins have been washed out of my life and i've made a 180 degree turn. (Rachel)

I gave my life to God!!! (Luke)

So many ways!  Faith... patience... preparing me for the future. (Lydia)

I'm more understanding towards people. I'm encouraged to do more for God. (Grace)

I gave my life to Jesus and have written Gospel lyrics. (Sam)

I have dedicated my life to Jesus! (Jonathan)

Oh gosh!  Hold tight!  I'm ready for what the Lord has for me! I've just got to have faith and trust Him with all my heart. (katrina)