Todd Gerelds, son of Legendary Alabama high school coach Tandy Gerelds, witnessed God’s transforming grace at Woodlawn and throughout his dad’s life. Todd is honored to tell the amazing story of redemption that happened at Woodlawn and changed countless lives forever. Tandy Gerelds’s career spanned four decades and also included coaching stints at Shoals Christian School (AL), Belmont High School (MS), and Deshler High School where Todd played for his father, and where Coach Gerelds won the Alabama State Championship in 1990. His Deshler team broke the all-time scoring record at that time (603 points) and had a twenty-eight game winning streak. Todd, his wife, and four daughters live in Birmingham, Alabama.
Mariella Sloan telling how important learning the English language in America can help you fulfill your God given purpose.
Spanish, English, foreign languages,bi-lingual, Coming to America
Michele Rigby Assad spent a decade working as an undercover intelligence officer in the CIA’s Directorate of Operations. While serving as a counterterrorism and counterintelligence specialist, Michele realized the value of being different in an industry that was largely lacking in diversity. Several years into her CIA career, she discovered that what made her different was what enabled her to excel as an intelligence officer. Now Michele seeks to demonstrate how ordinary people can do extraordinary things when their faith and passions are greater than their fears.
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Ashley Smith Robinson was a meth addict that was held hostage by Atlanta jail escapee Brian Nichols. He had just killed 4 people before he took her hostage. Her testimony of her life and hostage time. Book – “Unlikely Angel” Movie – “Captive”
There on the homepage people can give $35/mth to fund one verse of scripture or they can search for specific projects to partner with.
An extraordinary true story of grace, mercy, and the redemptive power of God When her father was murdered, Laurie Coombs and her family sought justice―and found it. Yet, despite the swift punishment of the killer, Laurie found herself increasingly full of pain, bitterness, and anger she couldn’t control. It was the call to love and forgive her father’s murderer that set her, the murderer, and several other inmates on the journey that would truly change their lives forever. This compelling story of transformation will touch the deepest wounds and show how God can redeem what seems unredeemable.
Dr. Brown’s experience as one our country’s first black military pilots – and those of his fellow Tuskegee Airmen – have been largely left out of the history books. We need his narrative to shed a brighter light on what these men and women endured to serve their country. His entire life’s story serves to inspire people of all ages and creeds, leaving you with the courage to face your own obstacles with tenacity and perseverance.