Find Hope

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 debauchery destroyed my marriage.

Sean

I started asking questions of some friends of mine that I knew were in church, like; “Really what’s the point of existence? What’s the meaning of life?”

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.

Scholar friends challenged my Zen ways.

Todd

It wasn’t until I went to Japan to become an English teacher and got obsessed with Japanese did I go to a Buddhist temple

Old fashioned preachers and mind control.

Joe Brown

"I was on a road before I got saved that would have led me probably to my death."

My first girlfriend to say no was an atheist.

Nick

There weren’t any boundaries with girls.

Chased by a narcotics agent. Caught by God.

Bob Lubell

I got into buying drugs from the mafia in New York and selling drugs on college campuses. Just raising all the hell that I could at a young age

In the studio with Mick Jagger.

David Huff

He would tell us horror stories about Lucille Ball and Desi Arnez. He told how unhappy they were and how they would fight and throw expensive dishes in their world of chaos.

I knew I didn't have what it takes.

Steve

Norm had been a missionary in the Philippines. He and I struck a good chord with each other because he loved to hunt.

I shut down my yoga commune.

Mike S

They had read an article in the Tampa Tribune newspaper about my Yoga classes at four universities. They knew I was a seeker of truth, hungry for reality.