Imprisoned but Free from Depression

Imprisoned but Free from Depression

Matthew grew up feeling trapped, stifled and lonely. “I wasn’t really allowed to be a kid,” he remembered. “I couldn’t do what other kids my age did. I was confined to the house all the time. My only friends were school friends, but I couldn’t see them outside of...
‘I knew it was God talking to my heart’

‘I knew it was God talking to my heart’

Some people point to a direct encounter with God, a meaningful event or a rock-bottom low as the beginning of their spiritual journey. Jason’s began when he found a small piece of paper on the floor of his jail cell. Jason had grown up in a nonreligious family. “I...
Finding Answers in Prison

Finding Answers in Prison

On Bill’s first day in prison, he felt completely disoriented. “I was so lost and confused,” he remembered. “I couldn’t believe where I was—I was locked in a cell with another man, using the restroom with him in there. All the politics, rules, me with a number, no...
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