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The bullet is still in my head.

Ternae

A lot of news people came to the hospital to talk to my father. They wanted to get his thoughts on the incident, because he was the advocate in the city to try to stop the violence. Everybody wanted to know, ‘What do you thin...

Got past my alcoholic preacher Dad with God the Father's help.

Russ Taff

"When I stood up after fifteen or twenty minutes something was different about me."

Phil - From loving violence to loving God.

Phil

"The first time I heard my dad say he loved me, I was in jail.

Bullied, beaten, and suicidal, but God intervened.

Anna Marion

"I started cutting and looking for relationships at a very, very young age. I was cyber bullied to the point where I tried to commit suicide. All the while I was going to church and coming to our youth group and I was putting...

Overcoming fear of the future.

Bailey

All you really have is love and that’s like all you have to give. There’s nothing else out there. Everything else is fleeting.

Dad's affair at church left me bitter.

Ben

"I really wanted to call him and say, “I’m sorry for what I had done.” Months earlier if you’d asked me I wouldn’t have admitted to have done anything wrong."

I saw Jesus and angels while 17 doctors operated.

Beth

"During the surgery, I could see down. I could see what they were doing like I was in a three or four-dimensional world."

Prostituted myself for drugs.

Carrie

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

My father disowned me for getting baptized.

Jeffrey

My Dad said; “But son, were you water baptized?” I said; “Yes I was Dad.” And he said; “Jeff, you’re not my son anymore. What you have done to your people, you are worse than Adolf Hitler.” He said; “You are no longer welcome...

Met my Dad when I was eight.

Courtney

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