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To support this ministry financially, visit: https://www.oneplace.com/donate/110 Real people...real life stories...stirring, dramatic accounts of hopelessness, and the hope that changes everything. UNSHACKLED! the award-winning radio drama from Pacific Garden Mission in Chicago, grips the heart with compelling and relevant stories of transformed lives. Without Jesus Christ, we are all shackled by sin by our wrong choices, disobedience and selfish motives. But God is at work, and the power of ...
 
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To support this ministry financially, visit: https://www.oneplace.com/donate/110/293665 Jimmy MacPhee (PG) (Abandonment, Hopelessness, Imprisonment) Jimmy MacPhee was a straight A student and a two-sport athlete in high school. So how did he wind up on Death Row? Jimmy’s mother abandoned him before he turned two, his father was a disconnected drunk…
 
To support this ministry financially, visit: https://www.oneplace.com/donate/110/293664 The Wilderness Easter Classic (Fear, Agnosticism, Holy Land) In this classic dramatic story we find four fictional strangers in the Israeli desert on what was supposed to be an expedition. When they encounter life-threatening situations, they are forced to addre…
 
To support this ministry financially, visit: https://www.oneplace.com/donate/110/293663 Larry Wilson Classic (Despair, Rebellion, Crime, Hope) Larry was born the 9th of 15 kids. He began his criminal career stealing food in his elementary years. He and his siblings were taken away from their negligent mother and placed in an orphanage where many we…
 
To support this ministry financially, visit: https://www.oneplace.com/donate/110/293662 Brenda Franks (Divorce, Trauma, Suffering) When Brenda’s dad had an affair, her life changed. She lived with her mom, and her dad disappeared to his new world. But soon after, her mom endured a life-threatening car accident that left her wheelchair bound. Brenda…
 
To support this ministry financially, visit: https://www.oneplace.com/donate/110/293661 Georgia Classic (Drug Use, Rebellion, Assault) After facing abuse as a child, Georgia fails to thrive as an adult and turns to crime. She robs and old woman and spends a long stint in jail. But it is not until she is released that she learns a lesson that redire…
 
To support this ministry financially, visit: https://www.oneplace.com/donate/110/293660 Thomas Irvin Part 2 (Fatherlessness, Rage, Nominal Christianity) Thomas Irvin grew up in the Souththe Bible Belt. He learned the gospel from two great grandmothers, and he assumed he was a Christian. But he was heading to hell. In Saudi Arabia, some Muslim frien…
 
To support this ministry financially, visit: https://www.oneplace.com/donate/110/293659 Thomas Irvin Part 1 (Fatherlessness, Rage, Rebellion) When Thomas Irvin 12, he saw his mother talking to a man he had never seen before. When Thomas saw the conversation was getting heated, he grabbed his knife to defend his mom. He later found out the man was h…
 
To support this ministry financially, visit: https://www.oneplace.com/donate/110/293658 Gigi Williams (Disability, Bullying, Death of Spouse) Gigi Williams was born without a left hand and forearm. She struggled throughout her life to overcome her disability regardless of bullying, hardship and personal loss. Her story is one of overcoming discrimi…
 
To support this ministry financially, visit: https://www.oneplace.com/donate/110/293657 Amelia Walker (Alcoholism, Neglect, Evangelism) Amelia grew up in a chaotic home. Her mom was in and out of the hospital due to mental illness and alcoholism. When she was home, things between Amelia’s parents were volatile. When she was gone, Amelia struggled w…
 
To support this ministry financially, visit: https://www.oneplace.com/donate/110/293656 Patrick Brighton (PG) (Adultery, Lust, Pride) As a kid, Patrick was afraid of his dad. His father was prone to fits of anger, a habit Patrick would inherit. Patrick struck out on his own as a teenager and, though he was confirmed in the church, he wasn’t driven …
 
To support this ministry financially, visit: https://www.oneplace.com/donate/110/293655 Walter Terrell (PG) (Alcoholism, Neglect, Evangelism) Walter’s mother remarried when he was five years old. Walter witnessed his step-father abuse his mother and eventually Walter as well. After being introduced to tobacco and alcohol at an early age, Walter dev…
 
To support this ministry financially, visit: https://www.oneplace.com/donate/110/293653 Johnny Hudson Jr. Classic (Disability, Suicidal, Rebellion, Overcoming) Born without arms and with only one leg, Johnny Hudson, Jr. grew bitter and filled with self-hatred. Then, he learned that everyone has a special purpose and reason to live, even those who s…
 
To support this ministry financially, visit: https://www.oneplace.com/donate/110/293652 Christopher Replogle Part 2 (Anger, Substance Abuse, Pride) Christopher was a top gunner in the Marines, who turned into a high-stakes drug dealer. One night, he hit a wall. At 100 miles per hour. As he hung in the car upside down, he got a picture of his life. …
 
Have you ever sat at a red light and watched someone standing in front of you with a cardboard sign saying, “Veteran” or “Pregnant” and wondered what you’re supposed to do? On today’s show we visit with Paul Kwiatkowski, President of Pacific Garden Mission in Chicago, Illinois, the oldest homeless shelter in the Country.…
 
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