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I need Jesus every day of my life. Jesus tells me in the Bible that without Him I cant do anything. I have the gift and capacity today to play soccer because God gave it to me.

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Ivona Škvorcová

I noticed a little lump on my neck and it changed my plans and my life. We will have to remove it, exclaimed my doctor. It is just a simple operation… I spent three days in the hospital and I waited three weeks for biopsy results. I wasn’t worried at all. I was a 22-year old university student, full of energy and vitality. I didn’t expect it could be something serious. On 22 February 2006 the doctor told me: “It is positive“. I didn’t even understand what it means. Everybody in my family was shocked – I had CANCER. I was confused. I had lots of questions and fears.

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Augustín Ugróczy

Hi everybody, whoever you are and wherever you are – YOU ARE DISCIPLES. That’s the way I call my boys and invite them at our regular PAJTA meetings.

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James Manjackal

He prayed: "Father in Heaven, send your Son Jesus now to this priest suffering from kidney T.B., kidney stones and infections and restore him complete health of body and soul". Then I thought in my mind that he might have seen the hospital chart where my sicknesses were reported!

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Róbert Slamka

I am 52 years old and I am a lawyer. I have a beautiful beloved wife, Helena, and 5 beautiful children, Róbert, Jakub, Andrej, Annamária-Rút, and Lukáš.

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Mudr. Silvester Krčméry CSc.

If I have to be punished for what I did – i.e. for the goodness, truth, and Christ – I wouldn’t choose the smallest punishment, but the most terrible one; I would be so happy if I could die for Christ, although I know that I am not worthy of such a great grace.

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MUDr. Emília Vlčková

I healed my daughter who had bronchitis, after antibiotics showed no effect. I had a wart and it disappeared on the following day after I had used my homoeopathic drugs.

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Vlado Žák

I knew about God, but I didn't know Him. I saw God only as a strict judge. One of the predominant feelings when I thought about God was a sort of fear. Today, I know I was completely wrong.

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Dominik Dobrovodský

Yes, bones were my life issue. I was born with a fracture. Since then I had several fractures during all my childhood, every time I fell down. I spent a lot of time in hospitals. I suffered a lot. But I also saw other people suffering. It was for me great life experience, great learning experience. During this experience I understood that God is always with me and He never abandons me. This attitude of praise became (and it is continuously becoming) my expression of love towards God.

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Nick Vujicic

I am thankful to have been born 31 years ago with no arms and no legs. I won’t pretend my life is easy, but through the love of my parents, loved ones, and faith in God, I have overcome my adversity and my life is now filled with joy and purpose.

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Jozef Demjan

When I was a child I was sexually abused by an older boy. We lived in poverty. I experienced occult practices, depression, homosexuality, and suicide attempts. Only faith in Jesus Christ brought light to my life.

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Marek Nikolov

The aim of the “Jesus Heals” prayer gatherings is experiencing the fact that God is Love. He is Love that wants to give itself to other people. God wants to show us His mercy even through healing, signs, wonders, and miracles.

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Rick Warren

People ask me: What is the purpose of life? And I respond: In a nutshell, life is preparation for eternity. We were made to last forever, and God wants us to be with Him in Heaven.

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Renáta Ocilková

During chemotherapy I lost my menstrual cycle. After about half-a-year I asked my gynaecologist – oncologist about that. I was afraid I was going to badly react to his answer. He told me:
“It’s normal. Your menstrual cycles will never return.”

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Anton Srholec

Faith and love for Jesus and for his cause filled all my heart and I was ready to offer my life for this.

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Denis Blaho

I started to do fortune-telling and I said things that resulted to be truthful. I used to predict things that really happened in near future. Sometimes I read people’s thoughts. I disdained Christian religion. I had a bad opinion about believers and acquaintances who were not profound believers.

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Bohuš Živčák

Despite persecution during the Communist era (or actually because of Communist persecution) my search of God became a continuous adventure. Pilgrimage and travelling rather than studying. When I studied at high school God came dramatically closer to me.

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Veronika Barátová

I always have wonderful memories of my return to God; still today they are pretty important. Everything happened during my university studies at times of normalizing Communism.

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Oto Mádr

This epoch is not easy at all for Christians; but for big-format Christians it is a great and marvelous epoch. “If they persecuted Me, they will also persecute you.“ In such glorious moments the Church sings to the Lord a heroic song of love and faithfulness. It is a privilege and a gift: to live just now, to love, and to fight.

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Lucia Tužinská

My core problem was – how can I trust God again?! How can I understand Him? What has happened? What we believed in before suddenly became not valid. We needed to reevaluate our faith from the foundation.

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Martin Hunčár

My conversion does not fall under the category “extraordinary”. I know you would like to hear about the miraculous conversion of a former drug-addicted or alcohol-addicted. I was neither drug-addicted nor alcohol-addicted. Maybe this is the reason why my conversion was even more miraculous.

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Dan Baumann

The beatings would start and they would be slapping in the face, hitting in the stomach, sometimes kicking. “I struggled with faith, ‘Was God with me? Did He love me? If God is good why would He allow me to go through this situation?

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Dária Miezgová

But I was also interested very much in the communist ideals as in something that surpassed the ordinary life. So I became a member of a communist party – because I was convinced and I wanted it. And in spite of the fact I went to church and believed in God. I did not feel it as a contradiction

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Matúš Demko

Then I directly felt that God is a living being, close to us. Back then, God, our Lord, clearly and expressly intervened into my life. He completely changed it. I became another person.

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Richard Vašečka

My grandfather from my mother’s side had a great influence on my life. Besides that he loved me very much and spent much time with me, he became my ideal and inspiration in a faith, but also in a male character.

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Branislav Škripek

I was born and brought up as an atheist and I can confirm that I had never been told me anything about God during my first 20 years of life. It was something that was an unknown concept for me.

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Sasa Patalakh

Drugs, sex, Ukrainian mafia, and prison…
“…the story of a young man from Ukraine freed by God…”

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Ondrej Tarana OFM cap.

I was indeed horrified that I don’t know God and His Love although I was ministering in the church.

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Dominic McDermott

Hearing from God through dreams. Biblical basis, Why God would use dreams, The process ...

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Štefan Esztergályos

I got more and more entangled in different occult practices. I applied myself to astrology, healing (reiki) and I practiced martial arts. Instead of prayer I meditated in solitude, which pulled me many times away from the life’s reality.

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Geoff and Gina Poulter

We had decided with a great sadness that we had to go where we were being fed and leave the Catholic Church. Just as we were about to make this public statement Geoff had an open vision which simultaneously was confirmed to Gina through a word from the Lord.

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P. Raniero Cantalamessa, ofmcap

Something of the kind must happen once in our lives for us to be true, convinced Christians, and overjoyed to be so.

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Manžel, otec 3 detí a člen komunity Jána Krstiteľa.

Chcel by som sa s vami podeliť o moju životnú skúsenosť s Ježišom Kristom. Môj príbeh sa začína v bratislavskej mestskej časti Lamač, kde som odmalička vyrastal s mojimi piatimi súrodencami. Moji rodičia nás vychovávali v skromnosti, láske, súdržnosti a vo viere v Pána Ježiša. Chodievali sme na sväté omše, spoločne sme sa modlievali, svätili sme sviatky so sviatočnou atmosférou; skrátka naša rodina bola aktívna a dala mi výborný základ do života.

V čase puberty som však skoro ako každý mladý chlapec na sídlisku mal svoju partiu kamarátov a moje záujmy boli prirodzene odlišné. Plnými dúškami som zakúšal svet, kde som prišiel do styku s alkoholom a mäkkými drogami. Mal som aj zopár vzťahov, ktoré však dopadli fiaskom. Postupom času som vieru a hodnoty, ktoré som mohol zakúšať v rodine videl ako niečo nepotrebné a fanatické – tieto hodnoty sa mi oddiaľovali.

Moja mama a sestra stále hovorili iba o Bohu a o veciach a ľuďoch v spoločenstve. Všetko čo sa týkalo tejto témy som bral do určitej miery z rezervou – bolo mi to vzdialené. Oveľa bližšie a príjemnejšie bolo pre mňa tráviť čas z mojou partiou zo sídliska. Môj životný štýl, však naberal vysoké obrátky, až kým nenabral istý stereotyp, čo sa týkalo mojich aktivít a záujmov.

Po pár rokoch som pociťoval, že ma takýto život nenapĺňa a cítil som sa unudene. Už ma prestával baviť neustály kolotoč „ožieračiek“ a nočného života. Nevedel som, čo chcem, cítil som, že akoby mi niečo chýbalo, no nevedel som čo to je. Moji rodičia sa kvôli mne veľa trápili. Pamätám si na chvíľu, keď som išiel vysypať smeti, predtým ako sme mali ísť celá rodina na dovolenku k moru a ja som sa už pár hodín nehlásil. Po pár hodinách sa ozvala našim polícia, že som bol zadržaný a odvedený na policajnú stanicu. ( Našťastie to všetko dopadlo happy endom  )

Moja sestra a mama v tom období začali navštevovať jedno kresťanské spoločenstvo v Bratislave. Stále som sa im vysmieval a hovoril som im, že sú fanatičky. To ako sa modlili a o čom hovorili sa mi zdalo uletené a zbytočné. V decembri roku 1999 Komunita Ján Krstiteľ robila v Bratislave kurz Jozue, ktorý je zameraný na víťaznú mentalitu kresťana. Moja mama a sestra sa rozhodli, že ma tam zahlásia, napriek tomu, že som s tým nesúhlasil. Keďže som sa dozvedel, že to už za mňa celé zaplatili, povedal som si, že nejako tie tri dni pretrpím, hlavne, že budú mať radosť.

Keď som prišiel prvý deň na kurz, zdalo sa mi všetko uletené, ako ľudia okolo mňa chvália Boha a ako o ňom hovoria. Ešte v ten večer som si z toho všetkého išiel riadne vypiť... Na druhý deň som presedel kurz ( neviem, či som mal „poopicový stav“ ), ale veľa som rozmýšľal... Tretí deň sme boli vyzvaní do jednej aktivity, kde sme mali odovzdať Ježišovi všetko, čo nás trápi a ťaží. Každý hriech a bremeno, ktoré nám bráni ísť za ním. Vtedy som si povedal, že to skúsim a svedomito to urobím a všetko vyznám a odovzdám Bohu. Písali sme to na papieriky, ktoré sme počas modlitby hádzali do ohňa – kde zhoreli – tak ako aj Ježiš sňal naše hriechy a bremeno.

Ako som všetko vyznal a hodil papierik do ohňa, spievali sme jednu pieseň a v tom okamihu sa mi dal Ježiš spoznať osobne. Zažil som dotyk jeho lásky – jeho blízkosť a prítomnosť. Celé srdce mi horelo a v očiach som mal slzy. Prežil som v tom okamihu, že je reálne prítomný a že ma miluje takého aký som. Ešte v ten deň som mu odovzdal môj život a vyznal som ho ako osobného Pána a Spasiteľa.

V ten deň 4. Decembra 1999 Ježiš zmenil môj život a aj moje hodnoty. Večer som prišiel domov a začal som čítať Bibliu. Doslova som „hltal“ Božie Slovo. Môj život sa naplnil radosťou. Kamaráti, s ktorými som predtým trávil čas boli zo mňa šokovaní – nespoznávali ma. Vnímal som túžbu hovoriť im o tom, čo Ježiš spravil v mojom živote. On je Ten, ktorý má riešenie pre každého z nás.

Po pár rokoch som sa zoznámil s mojou manželkou Monikou, ktorá mala vtedy len 16 rokov. Hneď sme sa do seba zaľúbili a plánovali spoločnú budúcnosť. Po troch rokoch chodenia sme sa zobrali. Bol som veľmi šťastný, že Monika pozná Ježiša a má s ním tiež živý vzťah. Na začiatku manželstva to však nebolo až také ružové ako sme si predstavovali. Vnímali sme, že nám chýba spoločenstvo ľudí, s ktorými by sme mohli zdieľať našu radosť z viery.

Asi po roku manželstva sme sa rozhodli spoločne kráčať v Komunite Ján Krstiteľ, pre ktorú nám zahoreli srdcia – vedeli sme, že je to miesto, kde patríme.

Prežívame tu podnes skúsenosť so Živým Ježišom, ktorý je prítomný medzi nami, skúsenosť s Duchom Svätým a priateľstvo.

Je to miesto, kde môžeme rásť, byť formovaní a slúžiť. Ježiš skrze Komunitu mocne požehnal naše manželstvo a našu rodinku. V priebehu piatich rokov sa nám narodili tri krásne detičky, za ktoré sme Bohu veľmi vďační. Sme svedkami toho, ako Ježiš každý deň koná v našich životoch a v životoch našich detí.

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