Stories of Hope

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[vc_video link='https://youtu.be/sTpSGE5r-3c']   “God’s been looking out for me my whole life.” Alcohol. Drugs. Gangs. Jim grew up in Chicago in the ’60s, and those were a big part of his life. “Initially, it was fun,” he recalls. Ultimately, there were consequences.  Over the years, Jim became addicted, and...

[vc_video link='https://youtu.be/d5-Q8yhuNV0']   “I’m grateful that I’ve learned to trust God.” Twylla was familiar with the success of our Life Recovery Program. She’d heard about it many times from women she’d met throughout her 33- year battle with alcohol abuse. “One of these days, that’s what I’m going...

[vc_video link='https://youtu.be/ugBoZW6xNYk']   Ethan: Finding Purpose in Life Ethan has believed in God since he was a little boy. “But my whole life was a struggle to find Him,” he says. “I was looking in all the wrong places.”  He developed a destructive lifestyle that included alcohol and drugs...

[vc_video link='https://youtu.be/qTcM5I8cagQ']   Eldra grew up in the “projects” of Chicago, surrounded by gang violence that influenced his life. “You drink, you gamble, you sell drugs… That was my routine,” he explains. Although his grandmother taught him about Jesus, “I chose the streets instead of a spiritual...