Addictionville: How a Nice Kid Like Him Ended up in a Bad Place Like This

Posted 03.10.2021

Addictionville: How a Nice Kid Like Him Ended Up in a Bad Place Like This Forty-six-year-old Shawn Mellis grew up in the picturesque mountain town of McCloud, CA—his feet planted solidly on the terra firma of family. His was an idyllic childhood spent playing in the rivers and woods of “God’s country.” It was as […]

Guts, Grit and Glory: Rudy’s Story

Posted 08.13.2020

Guts, Grit and Glory: What one man’s journey out of addiction teaches us about second chances … and the power of “just showing up.” In the 1992 classic against-all-odds sports film, Rudy, a college football player gets carried off the field—the first player in Notre Dame’s history to earn that honor. Rudy had made an […]

Heather’s Story

Posted 07.24.2020

She Said “Yes.”   Eventually, living “on the edge” will cause you to fall off.  But even then, there’s a God who’s there to catch you. Imagine you’re a young mom who missed your son’s first day at kindergarten because you’re in jail … for the second time. Your crime? Stealing to support your meth […]

People Like Us

Posted 07.06.2020

  People Like Us                                                                                                    by Jenni […]

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