Stephen Smith (Texas)
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Jesus said, “In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world.” - John 16:33 (NIV)
My life was in shambles. Working three jobs, I still couldn’t support my family. I felt like a failure. At home, my sons had drifted into destructive pursuits. My wife and I barely spoke. I felt isolated and alone. At night I would pray to die and awaken disappointed to...
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