Outreach, SOMD, Student Spotlight
Leila broke down crying. She told me how she hated herself and didn’t have the kind of love that I’d found in Jesus. Like me, Leila was from an abusive family. She struggled with depression and frequently turned to drunkenness and destructive dating relationships to find happiness. But it wasn’t working.
Heart Prep, Mission Tips
What am I here for? Does God have a call on my life? Some of us carry that question with us well into adulthood, even to the grave. Confronting those tough questions is better done now than later – just ask anyone who’s racked up a mountain of debt for a college degree they aren’t using.
I knew God was telling me to go share with him, but I was pretty intimidated. Finally I went up to him, and it turned out that his life was a whole lot like mine. I found out that he’d been struggling at school and he was filled with depression. He was so hopeless that he said he wanted to kill himself.