Stories You’ll Love

Bryan’s parents tried to shield him from the world with rules. But their limits awakened rebellion inside Bryan as a teen. “I felt like I had control,” he says. “I didn’t think bad things could happen to me.” To escape the rules at home, he started...

"I asked God to do whatever He had to do in my life."   Jesse’s dad taught him construction – building houses to be solid and lasting. “I can build a house, the interior, exterior… anything.” But from a young age, Jesse’s dad also taught him about addiction....

Jason was born into a happy home, but he wasn’t happy. “I never wanted for anything, but that didn’t stop me from causing havoc. I was always drinking, in trouble with the law, and dropped out of school at 16.” As an adult, he married and...

Francine grew up in a happy home with her mother and stepfather, but she wasn’t at peace. “I wanted my mother to be with my biological father. He was a heroin user but, as a kid, I didn’t understand,” she says. “I was a problem...

John’s pain seemed like it would never end. Early on, John knew he wanted to become an RN – he worked hard to get into nursing school and began a career focused on others. Then, he lost everything. He was caught taking opiates. His nursing license was revoked....