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Gavin Byrd

Gavin was baptized at FBCTLH on Sunday, February 16 I wasn’t raised in church, and I didn’t really come to know Christ until I was about 17. I had honestly believed Christianity to be just an act that people chose to put on so that they could feel holier than others. In the years prior […]

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Matt Sanderson

Matt was baptized at FBCTLH on Sunday, October 27. I grew up going to church, but never really knew why I was going or what it really meant to be a Christian.  When my family stopped going to church, and my already bad family situation got worse, I didn’t know how to handle it. I […]

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Siera Howard

Siera was baptized at FBCTLH on Sunday, October 27 I was raised in a Christian home where, by the time I was in middle school, I accepted the Lord as my Savior and proclaimed that through baptism at my home church.  Even though I went to church every Sunday morning with my family, I never […]

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Anna Marie Friars

Although I was baptized and raised in the Catholic church, through obtaining my bachelor’s degree in Sacred Music, I was exposed to the practices of many different religions, denominations of Christianity, and the differences within denominations church-to-church. I have attended many churches (especially in the last 5 years as a student) and had yet to find a place which I felt I could call home. Many of the churches I worked for or attended had pieces of what I was looking for but lacked the bigger picture.

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