Real Life Stories 

We love to celebrate what God has done in people's lives. Here are a few stories from members of The King's Church Mid-Sussex.


  Gemma

Slide1I wasn’t brought up a Christian. Church for our family was simply a place you went to for a wedding or funeral, I didn’t have a good opinion of it and found it boring… I guess it just wasn’t for me.  

Although I have a great family, my upbringing was tough after the loss of my brother at such a young age. My family and I didn't know how to deal with the grief. It eventually played out in other ways: by my teenage years I was into going to raves and doing drugs. By the time I left school (more....) 
 

  Penny

pennyIf you had told me ten years ago that I would now be working for a church I would have laughed in your face.
 
I had a wonderful family and a happy upbringing but a series of unhelpful friendships and relationships in my mid-teens left me with cripplingly low self-esteem and a fear of rejection. Bad choices I had made, arguments I had, broken relationships and the shame associated with all those things haunted my  (more...)