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Ann Sunderland said: ‘From the outside, my life seemed fantastic. On the inside, life was a living hell.’ Ann and her partner discovered the Alpha Course which changed their priorities in life forever. ‘I need to let go and trust that God has a solution to every problem. I’ve learned to never lose hope, no matter how old I am or how much I think a part of my life is over, because God loves me and is working for my good, even when I can’t see it.’

Ann features as part of the book ‘John Sentamu’s Hope Stories’ published by Darton Longman and Todd (Sept 2014). (ISBN: 978-0-232-53109-1).  Watch a short video of her hope story ‘Learning to like ourselves’ here: