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Betel goes carolling

Every December Betel carolling teams throughout the UK bring Christmas joy to the public in supermarkets, shopping centres and the streets once again as we sing during this major fund-raising month. The team spirit and camaraderie that is fostered is a highlight for everyone. This short, but important season enables us to cover some of […]

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Hi, my name is Ondrej Kaderabek. I’m 34 and I’ve been in Betel for just over 6 years. I was born into a good family in a small town in Moravia in the Czech Republic. As a child I was very introverted and withdrawn, with minimal interpersonal skills. When I was 15, I went to […]

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Just minutes before attempting suicide, offered hope. Hi, I’m Tanya Weild. I’m 48 years old and I’ve been in Betel for eight years. At school I was very shy and was constantly bullied. In my search for acceptance, I started using cannabis when I was 13, before progressing to amphetamines, magic mushrooms and finally, intravenous […]

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Hi, I’m Jan and I’ve now been living in the Betel family for over seven years. Up to the age of 40, my life seemed relatively ‘normal’. I was married with three children aged 5, 10 and 15, and I had a good career as a staff nurse at a local hospital A&E department. As […]

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Heroin addict for 20 years – Now a husband, leader and completely restored! “I grew up in a broken family and by the age of 13, I was smoking and drinking. This led on to my using drugs and at 16, after committing many offences and receiving a number of convictions, I served a year […]

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