Real Life Stories

Real Life Stories

What follows are real life stories of people who live in South Bristol and come to Headley Park Church.  These stories show how faith in Jesus Christ makes all the difference when life is the hardest it can be.

If you want to know what all of these stories have in common, scroll down to the bottom to watch the final video - Good News in 90 Seconds

To think through how we make sense of the Coronavirus using the big story of the Bible, click here for five short talks from Neil.

If you been affected by any of the issues raised in the videos, please contact us as we can arrange for someone from the church to talk with you further.


James loves Science and loves being a Christian. How does that work?  Watch his story to find out.

Jon was born in America and experienced some really hard times as a teenager.  Watch his story below - we recommened this only for those 12 and over.

Bristol girl Emily has travelled the world serving Jesus.  Listen to her story of how Jesus was her strength in dark times.

Three generations of Sue's family came to see how Jesus was the most important person in history.  Watch this story of Headley Parkers finding Jesus.

In 2014 Mary was told she wouldn't walk, talk or eat again after a car accident.  Watch her story to see how Jesus gave her hope in her time of suffering.

Here's Tara's story about how the Jesus was her hope in the darkness of post-natal depression.

In the darkest days of Neil's life, cancer ripped through the heart of his family.  Watch the video and hear the story about the hope God gave him during the dark days of his life.

In Kelvin's real life story, we hear about a man who served our country in the Army.  Why would a soldier ever become a Christian?

Here is Jesus Christ's real life story and the hope he can give to anyone who turns to him.

If you'd like to find our more, contact us here and we will send you for free one of the following books.

Real Lives - more true stories from all over the country

Jesus Christ's real life story as told by Dr Luke

Where is God in a messed up world?  An honest explanation of the problems in our world and what God is doing to put things right.