Fisnike was born in a poor village of central Albania. The entire family of six lives in extreme poverty. Her father travels to Greece each summer to find work; with the earnings he makes, they are able to survive the other seasons...
"Several years ago, while traveling to a shop in northern Zimbabwe to buy cement, Douglas was held up by robbers. The men beat him severely, poured acid over his body and left him for dead. Some friends found him and took him to the hospital where he spent an entire year of his life. Douglas endured many operations...
"I am 27 years old and writing this letter to share my experiences and testify to the changes that took place in my life while confined in a prison.
"I was an immoral person doing unlawful things: robbing, stealing, burglarizing, abusing people sexually and verbally, fighting, and so on. I will just share my experience since the time of my imprisonment...
"I give thanks to God for your lives and for the Project Hannah program Women of Hope, which each day is offered over TWR. I am not always able to listen, but when I do I am strengthened...
The following is a testimony a man shared during a church meeting when TWR Belarus staff members visited his town in 2013.
"I have longed to meet you for a long time. What can I tell about myself? You are looking at a former alcoholic. I was lost in the darkness of physical and spiritual sin. I hated myself and nurtured suicidal thoughts. And that would have happened. I was like an animal; there was no hope for me. Yet God had mercy on me...