Program # 3319 Dwight & Nancy Land, Part 108/24/14
3319 Dwight & Nancy Land - Part 1: (Drag Racing, Alcohol, Flying) Dwight longs to fly but has to wear glasses so he gives up and gravitates to drag racing when he's a teenager. He drinks too much and life is meaningless so he goes to church with...
Program # 3318 Debra Hedgcorth, Part 2
3318 Debra Hedgcorth - Part 2: (Meth, Addiction, Lying) Debra and Chris split up and reconcile many times, fighting often. Debra quits all drugs during her second pregnancy but then resumes meth and diet pills. A landlady invites her to church where...
Program # 3317 Debra Hedgcorth, Part 1
3317 Debra Hedgcorth - Part 1: (Meth, Deception) To escape a bad childhood, Debra turned to drugs. She and husband, Chris, become addicted to meth. The first part ends with both in jail and a daughter with Down syndrome.
Art Husfelt Classic
3316 Art Hussfelt Classic: (Religion, Alcoholism) When his addiction to alcohol results in a fatal car crash, Art Husfelt reacts by drinking even more! His addiction eventually costs him his job and his family. That's when Art shows up on the doorstep...
Mickey Kalman Classic
3315 Mickey Kalman Classic: (Alcohol, Drugs, Crime) Mickey was a trouble maker from his childhood. As he grew, he became involved in drug dealing, prostitution, larceny, breaking and entering, and numerous other out-workings of his sinful nature. At...
"Nickolay" Part 2
3314 "Nickolay" - Part 2: (Russian, Atheism, Lawyer) Six months after returning to Russia, Nickolay goes back to America and tries a Christian college, where he learns about God. But he and his friend are nearly killed in a snowy accident. Depressed,...
"Nickolay" Part 1
3313 "Nickolay" - Part 1: (Russian, Alcohol, Atheism) Born in Russia, Nickolay and his parents are atheists. They work so much that Nickolay drifts to the streets. His friends steal from him, and he decides to go to law school. He seizes a chance to...
Program #3312 John Lira, Part 2
3312 John Lira - Part 2: (Prison, Gangs, Evangelist) When he breaks parole, John goes back to prison to complete his sentence. His cellmate is a fellow gang member with whom John shares Nancy's letters about Jesus. John promises to serve God if he's...
Program #3311 John Lira, Part 1
3311 John Lira - Part 1: (Gangs, Prison) John's parents' divorce when he's ten and his mom becomes an alcoholic. John drifts into drugs and gang activity. Bitter and a repeat offender, John ends up in prison when he's 17. He becomes a gang leader but...
Program #3310 Eddie Huffman Classic
3310 Eddie Huffman Classic: (Prize Fighting, Gambling, Drinking) At the age of fifteen, Eddie Huffman runs away from home and lies his way into the Navy, where he becomes a prize fighter and wins several titles. After the Navy, he continues as a...
Program #3309 Royal Leeson Classic
3309 Royal Leeson Classic: (Gambling, Alcoholism) Royal Leeson was a man without a plan. He wandered from city to city, with no aim other than to grab his next meal...and a place to sleep at night. Addicted to gambling and drawn to drink, Royal was...
Program # 3308 "Abby" Part 2
3308 "Abby" - Part 2: (Infidelity, Unforgiveness) Conflict continues in "Abby's" marriage even after she's saved and Lance walks out. They lose everything. Immature in faith, "Abby" slips into an affair and her daughter leaves home. The pastor helps...
Program # 3307 "Abby" Part 1
3307 "Abby" - Part 1: (Abuse, Fear, Self-Hatred) "Abby" finds escape from an irrational mother in a love for riding horses. She is entrapped by a manipulative man who is a friend of the family. Her marriage to Lance is troubled. She seeks God and...
Program # 3306 Axel Bolin Classic
3306 Axel Bolin Classic: (Hypocrisy, Complacency) Axel believes he is a Christian because he was taught about Jesus, was baptized and joined the church. In high school he figured the Bible didn't have the answers. After high school, he worked in a...
Program # 3305 David Perryman
3305 David Perryman: (Dystonia, Rejection) At age eight David is unable to walk. His older sister and he have dystonia, cannot sit or even feed themselves. During five brain operations, surgeons remove white brain cells until he's able to walk at 13....
Program # 3304 Frank Novak Classic
3304 Frank Novak Classic: (Immigrant, Crime, Prison) Frank speaks little English when he goes to a film with friends and perceives that robbing with a gun is easier than working. He descends into crime; then he shoots and kills a man in self-defense....
Program # 3303 John R. Hand Classic
3303 John R. Hand Classic: (Runaway, Prison) When his father wants him to quit school, John runs away at 14, goes to Chicago and signs up for a railroad gang working in Texas. The Pacific Garden Mission leader tries to help John but he ignores the...
Progran # 3302 Jack Crowe
3302 Jack Crowe: (Gambling, Tobacco Farming, Tornado) Jack plays poker every weekend to augment his income as a tobacco share crop farmer. The family uses mules to help with the work. When Jack's infant daughter and 3-year-old son die of pneumonia he...
Program # 3301 Carl Hatch
3301 Carl Hatch: (Alcohol, Fear, Mental Illness) Carl's dad, chief of police, has a mental breakdown when Carl is a teenager. Feeling rejected, Carl attempts suicide twice by over-dosing on pills. Carl becomes an anti-social alcoholic. He goes to...
Program # 3300 Dana Pankey Classic
3300 Dana Pankey Classic: (Self-reliance, Indifference toward God) Born in 1901, Dana, the son of the largest landowner/rancher in New Mexico, grew up around old-time cowboys and picked up their coarse language and attitudes. Thinking he could gain...
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