TAG: RECOVERY


God Even Calls Broken Believers into Ministry

Editor’s Note: Testimonies can play a huge part in encouraging one another in our walk with Christ, our ministry journeys, and in fostering unity within our community of believers. For this reason, I’ve included this story told by a ministry leader (below). Hundreds of thousands of people are now in recovery from their deepest hurts, habits, and hang-ups thanks to Celebrate Recovery, which is now a ministry featured in...

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“I was just going to kill myself … I had planned it all out.” This haunting admission came during a recent episode of Missy Robertson’s “The Overcomers” podcast. A Louisiana woman named Kishi shared, in detail, her journey from drugs and desperation to faith and recovery, telling Robertson about how she nearly ended her life before finding Jesus. Kishi, who had struggled with substance abuse and was busted for selling drugs,...

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Prison Fellowship Leaders Past and Present: Advocates of Hope and Peace

There is a large army of Christians fighting to give hope through the gospel to those in and getting out of Los Angeles prisons. Earlier this week, we pointed to a Prison Fellowship article about a man whose life of gangs, drugs, and violence was transformed in the process of accepting Jesus while in prison. Among the responses Together LA received as the result of recommending the article was one from...

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