It's amazing how God can use the pain that the enemy meant to destroy someone, to help others. A former raging drug addict, is now using his life story to help others. He ended up with Aids and in prison, he demanded that the guards give him a Bible to read to help him distract his mind from all the horrifying screaming. He read the Gospel of John and realized how God loved him. This started his journey to a new life in Christ, one with healing and relapses.
He was raised attending a church. But what happened? How did he end up addicted to heroin, and a thief to pay for his addiction. His friends did drugs, so he did drugs. What is the real life behind the "party scene"? Where does this path of "pleasure" end? Almost dying from his addiction, he lost hope and thought that this was how he would die as an addict. But one day, he cried out to Jesus Christ and repented of his sins. Now he has a new Life in Him.
Her parents divorced when she was young, and she found herself alone. She was a child of an affair, and she felt that she wasn't good enough for her mom or dad. So she found a family that told her that she was ok, but that family also introduced her to drugs at age 11. She was addicted at such a young age, and for most of her life she had nothing. While living in a friend's basement with a bare concrete floor and just a mattress, a former drug friend told her about the love of Jesus and how He had changed his life.
Living a life of drugs and using prostitutes, he ended up with HIV and in prison. In desperation to drown out the screaming, he asked the officers for a Bible. When he read the Gospel of John, he realized what God did for him. But his rage turned to God and he yelled at Him.
She started stripping to try to get ahead of the bills. But she ended up abused, raped, and pimped out. She cried out to Jesus and her eyes were opened. Now she helps those who find themselves enslaved in this industry.
A former NFL star who won a Superbowl with the Washington Redskins, talks about how men are in need of friendship. Someone you can be open and honest with. Not only to bounce ideas off of, but to help sharpen you and keep you on the right path. Someone who you can tell about the "lint in your pocket", and speak truth and life to each other.
Does chasing after your natural desires lead to happiness? He lived the high life with the Hollywood stars, went to the Oscar ceremonies and the after parties, traveled the world, and had the life most people dream of. But it hit him, is this all there is to life? One would think that he had everything to live a satisfied and fulfilled life, but he felt empty. Then after visiting a Christian church, God's and acceptance was revealed to him. He no longer cared to live the homosexual lifestyle after he experienced the real love of Jesus Christ.
He was bullied most of his life because he was born with hands that were different. When he grew older, he became a successful business man. But it all crashed down.
Part 1 - Born Addicted To Drugs, Daniel Jacobsen Became Addicted Find Out How He Got Freedom - Daniel Jacobsen
He was born addicted to drugs. He was later neglected and abandoned by his biological parents because they were addicted to drugs themselves. Daniel Jacobsen was angry that his parents chose drugs over him. He self medicated to run from the pain. This grew into a horrible drug addiction. Then Jesus Christ's love for him was revealed to him in a moment of desperation.