Description : Riveting-Shocking-Edgy-Emotional. These are just some of the words people use when describing this true life story of born again Christian and resiliency expert, Fran Speake. Suffering severe emotional neglect as a child, at a young age she went out searching for answers and trying to find her own true identity. It seems no matter where she looked, no matter where she turned, every corner was met with another tragedy. Tired of jumping from one relationship to another, she finally made an attempt to settle down and married the cousin of the infamous rock stars, Eddie and Alex Van Halen. In her story she recalls what it was like "running with the devil"-- of having lived through her own personal struggles and a life of drug addiction. For the first time, author Fran Speake pulls back the curtains and reveals her innermost secrets of how she went from a life of physical, sexual and emotional abuse, drug addiction, and low self esteem to becoming a confident woman of God. Speake now resides in Texas. She believes her entire life turned around when she experienced divine intervention. She is now living a life with God, through Jesus Christ and gives thanks for her transformation each and every day. Anyone who has ever felt lost, left or abandoned will benefit from Fran's heart-wrenching, but ultimately victorious, tale of self-discovery.
Description : One of the most talented and polarizing athletes of our generation, Michael Vick's stunning story has captured news headlines across the nation. From his poverty-stricken youth, to his success on the field in high school and college, to his rise to NFL stardom and his fall from grace, Finally Free shows how a gifted athlete's life spiraled out of control under the glare of money and fame, aided by his own poor choices. In his own words, Vick details his regrets, his search for forgiveness, the moments of unlikely grace--and the brokenness that brought his redemption on the way to his celebrated return to the NFL with the Philadelphia Eagles.
Description : Overcoming many obstacles and risking her life she escaped from a Third World Country and her abuser. With her 3 and 4 year old children she had to board a U.S. Army Helicopter in the middle of war, in enemy territory, determined to make it home to the United States and her 15 year old daughter who was living a hell of her own. Those 3 years of exile in The Third World Country are just a fraction of the Hell that she lived during 18 1/2 excruciatingly long years. After getting beat-up when she was 7 months pregnant she spent 29 days in a Hospital fighting for her life. She had knives placed at her throat and slept 5 months next to the Machete with which she was threatened daily. One day she resolved to get out of her Hell and although it wasn't easy, she made it. In this book she tells it ALL!
Description : If you have struggled personally against the powerful draw of pornography, or if you have ever tried to help someone fighting this battle, you know how hard it is to break free. But real freedom isn’t found by trying harder to change. Nor is it found in a particular method or program. Only Jesus Christ has the power to free people from the enslaving power of pornography. In Finally Free, Dr. Heath Lambert, a leader in the biblical counseling movement, lays out eight gospel-centered strategies for overcoming the deceitful lure of pornography. Each chapter clearly demonstrates how the gospel applies to this particular battle and how Jesus can move readers from a life of struggle to a life of purity. If you or someone you care about is fighting this battle, there is good news: No matter how intense or long-standing the struggle, Jesus Christ can, will, and does set people free from the power of pornography.
Description : Welcome to the new earth. Although you may not be aware of it, light is the essence of your identity, and now you can awaken to that knowledge each and every day. In Finally Free, author Carissa Waihape conveys information from the beings of light designed to help you stop the old, outdated cellular memories that your ancestors learnt from their experiences when they first lived on earth. You can look at yourself and understand that you are created in the likeness of others before you. This knowledge provides a natural acceptance of your own deep beauty as well as an awareness that will allow you to release unhealthy, unnecessary, and obsolete feelings. Waihape offers useful examples and affirmations to shine light on everyday occurrences and support your new identity. Ready yourself for the ultimate lovethe only way for your true light to shine. This guide presents practical exercises and uplifting affirmations intended to help you overcome the ancestral heritage of your cells and transform from old into new.
Description : This poetry book is a mixture of emotions, frustration, feelings and above all a dedication to literature which many people nowadays have forgotten or have overlooked. I can’t say that I am very well versed in literature myself as I still have long way to go but I know I love literature because it has given me a way to express, a very shy person by nature I never really liked standing out. So this book may just be a way for me to get in the spot light for doing something I absolutely love and adore and that for me is contentment.
Description : Current statistics reveal that 1 in 4 girls and 1 in 6 boys are sexually abused before the age of 18. Jennifer Kostyal became one of those statistics. Jennifer’s story reads like a Hollywood movie. The blonde, blue-eyed beauty pageant winner was raised in a religious cult, molested for ten years by a family member and later became involved in abusive relationships as an adult. Finally, on the verge of mental collapse, she made the decision to end her own life and would have except for a miraculous intervention. It was the turning point to Jennifer’s eventual healing in every aspect of her life. Finally Free is more than just a miraculous testimony of God’s grace as Kostyal shares teaching and insight that helped set her free from rejection, fear, anger, low self esteem, and the host of issues common to those who have experienced sexual, mental and physical abuse. Finally Free: How to Live in the Present by Letting Go of the Past is more than a story of survival. It is your step-by step manual to walk out of the darkness of your pain and enter into the light of hope and healing that leads to your destiny. God wants you to realize that when you are Finally Free, you are no longer defined by your painful past, but rather, the peace and joy of your future.
Description : His words of Wisdom, were sent from above, low and behold by his precious white doves. His words are far greater than mans, he speaks of his love and our lives in his great hands. His words of wisdom I will treasure until the end of time. I will love him dearly in Heart, Soul, and Mind. He's here in whole, He's here in half, and He's here forever as time passes on at last.....
Description : The Memoirs of Kathy Gyene BaarmanThis is the remarkable story of an ordinary woman who found an extraordinary God, and a naturally supernatural way of living through all kinds of circumstances.Follow Kathy's fascinating journey through living under communism, escaping communist controlled Hungary in a hail of gunfire, emigrating to freedom in America, surviving a suicide attempt, and to finding real freedom in Jesus Christ.
Description : Are you ready for a change?God wants you to enjoy your life! He does not want you to live discouraged, depressed and defeated. The Bible has all the answers you need to experience real and lasting love, joy and peace. Get ready to say goodbye to negative thoughts and damaging words. Break free from the bondage of overachievement, busyness and self-imposed stress. Learn how to control your emotions, instead of them controlling you. Improve your relationships with others. As you believe and activate the Word of God in your life, you will be transformed. Like a butterfly escaping from its cocoon, you will fly, rising high above the mindsets and habits that once held you captive. Get ready to be finally free!