Real Lives is an opportunity to hear real stories from lives that have been changed by Jesus.
On 10–14 October 2017, Above Bar Church will be transformed into a café-style setting with refreshments and live music. Every evening, we will be interviewing a different guest, followed by a short talk explaining the Christian faith. The programme starts at 7.30pm.
This year’s guests are...
Mafia to Minister
Tuesday 10th October
Slavko is a former mafia member who now leads a church in Sarajevo. He’ll be talking about how his life has led him to rely on God’s faithfulness.
Football and Faith
Wednesday 11th October
Linvoy Primus, ex-Premier League footballer, will be sharing stories of the ups and downs of a life in football and the difference his faith made in that time.
Bake-Off and Belief
Thursday 12th October
Great British Bake Off contestant Martha Collison will talk about her experience on the show, and how her faith has shaped how she uses her gifts.
Bioethics and the Bible
Friday 13th October
John Bryant, Professor of Biosciences at Exeter university, will be talking about the impact that God has had in his work in the field of science.
Riches to Redemption
Saturday 14th October
An ex-Hindu and property tycoon, Manoj will be talking about great loss, and even greater gain.