Personal Testimonies

Personal Testimonies

Paul Thomas’s Testimony of Salvation (49 min)

Living for pleasure, addicted to drink and drugs and the party scene: is there any hope? Does God hear and answer the prayers of heart-broken parents? Yes He does! Listen as Paul Thomas relates his life story, which begins with him rebelling against his Christian upbringing and becoming deeply involved in the “dark side” of life. First cigarettes, then drink, then drugs…the lifestyle associated with the rave scene and events like the Glastonbury Festival. But God! The Lord worked in…

George Mitchell’s Testimony of Salvation (9 min)

George Mitchell tells his story of conversion to Christ during the summer of 2017. First contacted through Gospel Tent meetings in 2011 in Bicester, George started attending Sunday School weekly. Attending his first series of Gospel Meetings in another Tent in 2017 George professed to be saved, but later discovered he was trusting in his feelings rather than in Christ. A short while later, through a casual conversation with a friend, the Lord opened George’s eyes to understand he was…

Bill Black’s Testimony of Salvation (40 min)

Bill Black grew up in a religious home in Northern Ireland but knew nothing about God’s way of salvation. Moving to Perth, Scotland (photo above), to work in the Health Service, he met a young lady called Anna who was later to become his wife (whose godly mother was praying daily for the salvation of both of them). The Lord answered those prayers when Bill met a young man called Jim Legge who preached the gospel to him (Jim would…

John Fleck’s Testimony of Salvation (30 min)

John Fleck relates his story of conversion as a boy growing up in County Antrim, Northern Ireland. In addition to hearing the gospel regularly preached, John was spoken to by a number of events, including the funeral of a neighbour, and a dream about the Lord’s coming. He sought salvation and found rest and peace in Christ one cold February night alone in his room pondering the work of the Saviour on the cross for him (Testimony given 5th Jul…

Aaron Callaghan’s Testimony of Salvation (24 min)

Aaron Callaghan tells his story of conversion to Christ while at University in 2013. Growing up in a Christian family and taken to gospel meetings from childhood, Aaron’s story demonstrates conclusively that “knowing the facts” of the gospel is not enough. Aaron wanted to go to University far from home in order to get away from the influence of the gospel – but God overruled his circumstances and Aaron was graciously brought to repentance and faith in Christ (Testimony given…

Kamil Golebiewska’s Testimony of Salvation (7 min)

Raised a Roman Catholic in Poland, Kamil Golebiewska grew up wishing he was as godly as Pope John Paul II. However, after coming to the UK at the age of 20, Kamil stopped going to church. He later took up attending another church and was even baptised, but had still never been born again. After attending a series of gospel meetings in a Gospel Tent in 2017 Kamil finally understood he was a lost and helpless sinner – but that…

Jonathan Black’s Testimony of Salvation (17 min)

Jonathan Black relates the story of his conversion to Christ at the age of 19. Raised in a Christian family, Jonathan said he was saved at 10 years of age. Despite an initial burst of enthusiasm, his life evidenced no long-term change and he ended up in his late teens a thoroughly worldly young man enjoying the pleasures of the world. However, God graciously worked in his life. He was truly saved one day while sitting in his car at…

The Story of the Two Crosses (36 min)

Tim Coltman tells the life story of his great grand-father William Coltman (VC, DCM & Bar, MM & Bar), the most highly decorated non-commissioned officer of World War 1 (British Army). Coltman, a believer in Christ, would not take up arms, but served as a stretcher bearer on the battle fields in France and Belgium. He was awarded the Victoria Cross for valour in the saving of lives; but his greater interest lay in “the cross of Christ” through which…

David Hutchinson’s Testimony of Salvation (45 min)

David Hutchinson relates his story of conversion at the age of 16. Growing up in a Christian family in Northern Ireland, David knew the Scriptures from young age. However, when he reached the 6th form at School he felt drawn to the world. In His wonderful grace, God overruled David’s choice to neglect the gospel and brought him back to reality – whereupon he faced up to his need and guilt as a sinner, and trusted in Christ through the…

Mr. Seongmin Jeon’s Testimony of Salvation (6 min)

Though raised in a Christian family, the son of a Pastor, and a faithful tithe-paying member of a Presbyterian Church, Mr Seongmin Jeon did not know he needed to be saved if he was ever going to be in heaven. He learned his need, as a lost sinner, through the witness of his wife, and found salvation in Christ and assurance of salvation through Hebrews 9:12, a verse which speaks of eternal redemption obtained once for all by the Lord…

Thomas Proctor’s Testimony of Salvation (13 min)

At one point, as a young child, Thomas Proctor thought he had been saved, after he knelt and “asked God to save him”. However, he remained without real peace and there was no change in his life. This is a common experience in children brought up in “Christian households”. Thankfully, Thomas continued to listen to regular gospel preaching and some years later discovered what was missing. Do you need to make this discovery too? (Testimony given 18th Sept 2016)

Geoffrey Guile’s Testimony of Salvation (15 min)

Geoffrey Guile relates the story of his conversion to Christ. Raised a Roman Catholic and expected to regularly go to confession and the Mass, Geoffrey found his beliefs crumbling as he learnt about Darwin’s theory of evolution at secondary School. By the time he left University with a science degree he was a thorough-going atheist. However, God graciously worked in his life so that he heard the gospel message and came to saving faith in Jesus Christ (Testimony given 11th…