I knew Jesus briefly as a teenager, through my sister, but I chose a path of drinking, smoking and one-night stands. I had an abortion at 16. I then completely turned my back on God for 15 years, and thought Christianity was boring. By my late...

It was a year where I was back at home with my parents, due to a failed marriage. My dad was suffering from cancer that had returned and was now deemed ‘inoperable’; he would later die in the December of that year. My sisters’ husband,...