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What you say affects your sexual identity.

Mary Jenna

That’s the key thing here and when someone says they’re gay or homosexual, that is now saying; “That is my identity.”

My gambling buddy got religion.

Pete

It’s really hard to admit you’re an alcoholic and addict to gambling. It is hard to admit you’re addicted to excess.

Anger and porn addictions.

Paul B.

I knew better. I was raised better, but once I started and the more I did it the deeper into it I got.

Lost my job and almost my wife before admitting the problem.

Hugh

One of the women was a employee at work. The Board of Directors called me in. After questioning me about this they terminated my employment, effective immediately.

Chattanooga's major cocaine dealer thanks police.

Jose

By the time I got to the jail I was already ready to hear the gospel. I didn’t know what it was. I didn’t know who. I didn’t know about this whole thing of being born again. I had heard about it, but I had never really inquir...

Dad disowned me for going to church.

Stan

As I came out I heard her singing “Jesus loves me.” The faster she rocked, the louder she sang. My parents heard her and we were kicked out of the house.

Chased my ex-wife for five years.

Lonnie

I thought, “She’s always going to be there. She wouldn’t go. Why? We’re Christians. We have Jesus as the center of our life. Why would she leave me? She’d never leave me. We’ve got the big house. We’ve got the farm, the eight...

Traveled 360 miles a week for two years to fix my gambling addiction.

Ned

I did everything imaginable you can do and probably by the grace of God. A lot of people would have been in prison for some of the stuff I did.

Low self esteem, depressed, even by middle school.

Mike L

Growing up I didn't have a very personal view of God.

Stole from my grandmother’s checkbook.

Robbie

Then it got to where I was breaking into her house. Then I started buying checks from people, and forging people’s names on everyone else’s checks. Then the burglaries began.