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To support this ministry financially, visit: https://www.oneplace.com/donate/110 Real people...real life stories...stirring, dramatic accounts of hopelessness, and the hope that changes everything. UNSHACKLED! the award-winning radio drama from Pacific Garden Mission in Chicago, grips the heart with compelling and relevant stories of transformed lives. Without Jesus Christ, we are all shackled by sin by our wrong choices, disobedience and selfish motives. But God is at work, and the power of Christ sets us free of our bondage. We are... UNSHACKLED!

To support this ministry financially, visit: https://www.oneplace.com/donate/110 Real people...real life stories...stirring, dramatic accounts of hopelessness, and the hope that changes everything. UNSHACKLED! the award-winning radio drama from Pacific Garden Mission in Chicago, grips the heart with compelling and relevant stories of transformed lives. Without Jesus Christ, we are all shackled by sin by our wrong choices, disobedience and selfish motives. But God is at work, and the power of Christ sets us free of our bondage. We are... UNSHACKLED!

Location:

Appling, IL

Description:

To support this ministry financially, visit: https://www.oneplace.com/donate/110 Real people...real life stories...stirring, dramatic accounts of hopelessness, and the hope that changes everything. UNSHACKLED! the award-winning radio drama from Pacific Garden Mission in Chicago, grips the heart with compelling and relevant stories of transformed lives. Without Jesus Christ, we are all shackled by sin by our wrong choices, disobedience and selfish motives. But God is at work, and the power of Christ sets us free of our bondage. We are... UNSHACKLED!

Language:

English

Contact:

UNSHACKLED PACIFIC GARDEN MISSION 646 SOUTH STATE STREET CHICAGO IL 60605 312 922 1462


Episodes

Program 3680 Bernard "Bud" Rauschenberger

7/25/2021
To support this ministry financially, visit: https://www.oneplace.com/donate/110/29 3680 Bernard Bud Rauschenberger (Alcoholism, Debt, Hopelessness) As a child, Bud’s family only attended church on Christmas and Easter. He watched neighbors spend as much time at church as they did at the bar, and he doubted church was a transformative place. At fourteen, he and his best friend tried to make beer at home, and though that didn’t work out, he started a decades-long addiction to alcohol and...

Duration:00:29:59

Program 3679 Robert Reinsch

7/18/2021
To support this ministry financially, visit: https://www.oneplace.com/donate/110/29 3679 Robert Reinsch (Doubt, False Doctrine, Suffering, War) Robert’s parents become concerned when he begins reading a Bible different from their own, and he questions many of their practices based solely on church traditions. Then his cousin and closest friend is killed in combat, and he struggles to understand how a loving God can allow suffering. While serving in the military, Robert is led on a journey of...

Duration:00:29:59

Program 3678 Cecelia Cotlan (PG)

7/11/2021
To support this ministry financially, visit: https://www.oneplace.com/donate/110/29 3678 Cecelia Cotlan (PG) (Infidelity, Alcoholism, Depression, Suicidal) From an early age, Cecelia made apologies for her wrong doings, but she never changed her willful behaviors. From her promiscuity in high school to her infidelities in marriage, Cecelia’s desires continually got her into trouble. She sincerely wanted to change but couldn’t find the answers she needed until she happened upon a different...

Duration:00:30:00

Program 3677 Sharon Arinaitwe

7/4/2021
To support this ministry financially, visit: https://www.oneplace.com/donate/110/29 3677 Sharon Arinaitwe (Abuse, Missions, Witchcraft) Sharon was a sickly child and moved between her parents’ home and that of her aunt and uncle in rural Uganda. She was sent to the witch doctor to help with her medical concerns. When her twin sisters were born, her family turned their attention away from her and her dad grew abusive. This drove her to depression and suicidal thoughts. She resorted to...

Duration:00:29:59

Program 3676 "The Fisherman" Fourth Of July Classic

6/27/2021
To support this ministry financially, visit: https://www.oneplace.com/donate/110/29 3676 The Fisherman Fourth Of July Classic: (Freedom, Patriotism, Fear, Faith Questions) A fishing excursion on the 4th of July becomes a lesson in freedom and faith. A progressive Theologian and a news reporter along with their families face a storm at sea...as well as a huge difference in opinion about Biblical doctrine. That is, until an old fisherman joins the group after his boat is swamped by the storm....

Duration:00:29:59

Program 3675 Harold Sullivan Classic Part 3 (PG)

6/20/2021
To support this ministry financially, visit: https://www.oneplace.com/donate/110/29 3675 Harold Sullivan Classic Part 3 (On-The-Run, Homelessness, Restoration) After surviving a car bomb and a daring escape from a guarded hospital, Harold was running out of time and money. Taking a chance to return to the place where his trouble began, he learns he’s no longer a wanted man, but finds himself wanting. Harold ends up at a rescue mission where he turns his life over to Jesus. Eventually, God...

Duration:00:29:59

Program 3674 Harold Sullivan Classic Part 2 (PG)

6/13/2021
To support this ministry financially, visit: https://www.oneplace.com/donate/110/29 3674 Harold Sullivan Classic Part 2 (PG) (Sex-Trafficking, Mafia, On-The-Run) Being raised in and around his father’s tavern created a comfort level in Harold with the dark side of drinking and gambling. His greed eventually led him to partner with the mob. But when the mob tried to loop him in a sex-trafficking ring, he rejected their offer and became a target. Now, he has to go on the run. Over the next few...

Duration:00:30:00

Program 3673 Harold Sullivan Classic Part 1 (PG)

6/6/2021
To support this ministry financially, visit: https://www.oneplace.com/donate/110/29 3673 Harold Sullivan Classic Part 1 (PG) (Greed, Corruption, Mafia) Being raised in and around his father’s tavern created a comfort level in Harold with the dark side of drinking and gambling. It also created a spirit of greed which only increased when he owned his own tavern and added gambling to the tavern’s activities. In time, the mob moved in and coerced Harold into getting involved in their operations....

Duration:00:29:59

Program 3672 "The Potting Shed" Classic

5/30/2021
To support this ministry financially, visit: https://www.oneplace.com/donate/110/29 3672 The Potting Shed Classic (Despair, Lost Honor, Memorial Day) Dave Foster was once a brave and honored Air Force Pilot until he couldn’t find a job after he left the service. Discouraged, homeless and angry, he takes a job in a greenhouse potting shed just before Memorial Day. There he meets a man who displays trust in Dave and brings healing and help to him just when he needs it most

Duration:00:29:59

Program 3671 Carol Peterson (PG)

5/23/2021
To support this ministry financially, visit: https://www.oneplace.com/donate/110/29 3671 Carol Peterson (PG) (Sexual Abuse, Addiction, Discipleship) As a child, Carol was constantly moving. Her mom leapt from one marriage to another creating a vacuum in which Carol was unprotected from the repeated sexual abuse of her brother. She also endured physical beatings at the hands of her mother, putting her on a path toward hopelessness and shame. Not knowing where to look for love, she married an...

Duration:00:29:59

Program 3670 Dave Walker Part 2

5/16/2021
To support this ministry financially, visit: https://www.oneplace.com/donate/110/29 3670 Dave Walker Part 2 (Hardship, Prayer, Healing, Wholeness) Dave Walker discovered the transforming power of God when he sought more than just physical healing for his patients. Through various experiences, Dave saw that God didn’t always come in the ways he expected, but God did come, and His love was unmistakable. Dr. Walker’s faith led him through the loss of his wife, and it continues to lead him as he...

Duration:00:29:59

Program 3669 Dave Walker Pt 1

5/9/2021
To support this ministry financially, visit: https://www.oneplace.com/donate/110/29 3669 Dave Walker Part 1 (Tragedy, Doubt, Prayer) Dave Walker’s brother died leaving a pregnant wife, who also died suddenly while the child was a baby. Dave and his wife Penny took in the girl, Deirdre, and then another death in the family followed. Dave was convinced God was just an onlooker who didn’t care about the lives of humans. Then, after nursing a man back to health following a horrific accident, he...

Duration:00:29:59

Program 3668 Katie DePew Part 2

5/2/2021
To support this ministry financially, visit: https://www.oneplace.com/donate/110/29 3668 Katie Depew Part 2 (Desperation, Drugs, Redemption) Katie was trapped in an endless cycle of addiction and abuse when she reached out for God’s help. While her life straightened out, her boyfriend’s did not, and his arrest put her new beginning in jeopardy. She found friendship and help from church family and her boyfriend even accepted Jesus. But her hope faded as she witnessed him turn back to drugs...

Duration:00:29:59

Program 3667 Katie DePew Part 1 (PG)

4/25/2021
To support this ministry financially, visit: https://www.oneplace.com/donate/110/29 3667 Katie DePew Part 1 (PG) (Depression, Abuse, Hope) Katie had a good family life but her depression led her to toxic behavior and abusive relationships. She was drinking, doing drugs, cutting herself, and worshiping satan before leaving high school. Pregnant, and still with her drug-dealer boyfriend Chris, she decided she didn’t want to raise a baby and pursued an abortion. After her boyfriend tried to...

Duration:00:29:59

Program 3666 "Thomas" Classic

4/18/2021
To support this ministry financially, visit: https://www.oneplace.com/donate/110/29 3666 Thomas Classic (Rebellion, Disillusionment, Communism) Thomas turns from religion to communism and then tonothinglosing family and friends along the way. Snapping to attention for the call to colors in the Army, he realizes an unconscious return to patriotism. When the sermon at his father’s funeral offers no hope of the future, he stumbles upon Pacific Garden Mission where he discovers the hope of...

Duration:00:29:59

Program 3665 Jimmy MacPhee

4/11/2021
To support this ministry financially, visit: https://www.oneplace.com/donate/110/29 3665 Jimmy MacPhee (PG) (Abandonment, Hopelessness, Imprisonment) Jimmy MacPhee was a straight A student and a two-sport athlete in high school. So how did he wind up on Death Row? Jimmy’s mother abandoned him before he turned two, his father was a disconnected drunk. Jimmy couldn’t fill the void he felt in his heart a void that turned into a hatred. One day, he shot a man and was sentenced to the electric...

Duration:00:29:59

Program 3664 "The Wilderness" Easter Classic

4/4/2021
To support this ministry financially, visit: https://www.oneplace.com/donate/110/29 3664 The Wilderness Easter Classic (Fear, Agnosticism, Holy Land) In this classic dramatic story we find four fictional strangers in the Israeli desert on what was supposed to be an expedition. When they encounter life-threatening situations, they are forced to address the fears and anxieties in their lives as well as the question, "Who and what they will follow?"

Duration:00:29:59

Program 3663 Larry Wilson Classic

3/28/2021
To support this ministry financially, visit: https://www.oneplace.com/donate/110/29 3663 Larry Wilson Classic (Despair, Rebellion, Crime, Hope) Larry was born the 9th of 15 kids. He began his criminal career stealing food in his elementary years. He and his siblings were taken away from their negligent mother and placed in an orphanage where many were adopted, but Larry’s attitude scared off the most well-intended foster parents. After trying to run away nearly 40 times, he was sent to...

Duration:00:29:59

Program 3662 Brenda Franks

3/21/2021
To support this ministry financially, visit: https://www.oneplace.com/donate/110/29 3662 Brenda Franks (Divorce, Trauma, Suffering) When Brenda’s dad had an affair, her life changed. She lived with her mom, and her dad disappeared to his new world. But soon after, her mom endured a life-threatening car accident that left her wheelchair bound. Brenda lived with aunts and uncles until her mom was able to care for her and her siblings again. She endured abuse and loneliness as she waited for...

Duration:00:29:59

Program 3661 "Georgia" Classic

3/14/2021
To support this ministry financially, visit: https://www.oneplace.com/donate/110/29 3661 Georgia Classic (Drug Use, Rebellion, Assault) After facing abuse as a child, Georgia fails to thrive as an adult and turns to crime. She robs and old woman and spends a long stint in jail. But it is not until she is released that she learns a lesson that redirects her to the path of freedom.

Duration:00:29:59