A bucket of sunshine

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a bucket of sunshine

Naka had served 6 years in the Michigan corrections system and more recently a shorter time in Kent County Jail.

He left in a state of absolute despair, struggling with discouragement over employment prospects and depression to the point where he was contemplating suicide.

Waiting in Hope

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A week ago today I was sitting in Honduras, staring into the flames of a bonfire on a mountainside just outside of the capital of Tegucigalpa.  My senses were drinking in the beauty around me, … Read More

There IS hope!

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A testimony by Richard V. When I began the journey back into prison I felt completely and utterly lost, angry, alone, and without hope. I was full of bitterness, rage, and hated God, falsely accusing … Read More


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I was hoping that you’ll ask me out. I hoped that I’ll get an invite to the prom. I hoped they’ll call me back for a second interview. I was really hoping for a negative … Read More