Find Hope

This abused immigrant found hope.

Maurice

I couldn’t understand, from the civil war and being exposed to dead bodies, abuse, and suffering, from being in shelters and then coming to America thinking “finally”.

Found freedom in prison.

Luke

"Don't pray that I come home real soon because if I come home real soon I'm gonna mess up again real big."

Told God I can't dredge up all those memories.

Kati

I remember getting on my face and just saying; “Lord, I’m scared. This is not fun. I don’t like this. I don’t want to deal with this but I’m going to give it to you because I don’t know what else to do with it.” And, He was t...

Healed from the secret life that started at age 13 .

Jennifer

"I would take off and stay gone for days."

Met my Dad when I was eight.

Courtney

"So, by eighteen I was addicted to meth."

This man believed for years I would change.

Chris

"I had never heard anyone pray like that. I knew right then that he had something that I did not have."

Prostituted myself for drugs.

Carrie

Carrie prostituted herself for drugs. As a registered nurse, educated and articulate, she never expected to go so low.

Mom was dying. I took her prescription pain pills.

Brooke

Then I actually started dating a boy who used them recreationally. It led me to use them more and more, which led to a path of just, it led to addiction. I started to become dependent on them.

As wild as I could be.

Becky

"I was the girl on top of the bar with money being put on me, not remembering any of it the next morning."

Shot up meth as a 16-year-old mother. Now I’m sober.

Ashley

I was sixteen when I got pregnant, at the end of my ninth grade year. I met Cory who ended up being my daughter’s father. I quit hanging out with all my friends on the cheer leading team, and started hanging out with his frie...