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Graduate Testimony - Laurie

Posted on August 10, 2017

I grew up in a normal and healthy family. There were no problems with alcohol or drugs. I started drinking occasionally on the weekends in high school. During my twenties and thirties, I drank socially. I was 35 years old when I had my only son, Joseph. My problems started when I was taking Joseph to the bus stop. I fell down a flight stairs and was unconscious. I had been drinking the night before. Joseph...

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Teen Challenge Wisconsin Salutes New Alumni Alex Willis

Posted on June 30, 2017

My name is Alex Willis and I am from Shell Lake, Wisconsin. After completing high school in 2008, I enrolled in the United States Marines Corps. After attending boot camp in San Diego, California I was stationed in Iwakuni, Japan. I loved being a Marine and serving my country. I really enjoyed growing up in Shell Lake. Shell Lake is a beautiful tourist town and is a great place to experience the outdoors and good people. ...

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Graduate Testimony – Natalie

Posted on June 6, 2017

My name is Natalie and I’m 20 years old. I am proud to say I have found God, and there is no going back for me. Over one year ago I came into the program, a completely broken and lost soul. I had tried everything that the world had to offer me, explored every religion, but I was still left empty. I was facing prison time.  As far back as I can remember,...

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Graduate Update - Robert

Posted on May 3, 2017

My name is Robert Bell and I am 40 years old.  I became a heavy drinker at a very young age.  This led to violent behavior, prison and rejection from family and friends.  When I was 14, I committed a strong arm robbery and was sent to juvenile prison.  When I got out of Ethan Allen school, I got involved with a division of the Gangster Disciples called the Lynch Mob.  First...

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