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Holly was a sad and lonely little girl.
“I didn’t have much of a home life. My dad was always away and my mom was always busy working,” she says. “I had a lot of depression and anger.”
When she was 14, Holly began drinking and smoking pot, habits that escalated over the next 10 years. Eventually, she lost custody of her three children and came to Great Falls Rescue Mission for help. “That’s when I first came to God,” she says.
Can you imagine what it’s like to have a child taken from your family?
That’s the tragedy Eric and his wife faced when their nine-year-old daughter was diagnosed with severe mental health issues and placed in Shodair Children’s Hospital.
“She was gone for months,” Eric says. “It just broke our hearts.”
It could happen to anyone…
When his marriage ended and Albert lost his place to live, his life “fell apart.”
He was wary about coming to the Mission, and it hasn’t all been “smooth sailing,” but Albert says, “it’s a real blessing.”
“The Mission welcomed me with open arms and I went into the discipleship program, which turned my life with the Lord around.”
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After 13 years of using meth (a very addictive drug), Lynne was saved in 2000 – but then “life” interfered. “I got a good job managing a mini storage. It came with a house. I was making good money and running everything myself,” Lynne says.
Her kids grew up and left home, and “the devil got a hold.” “As long as the kids were with me, I didn’t do drugs,” she says. However, with them gone, she got “sucked back” into using drugs again.
Lynne quit going to church. She was successful, so she “walked her own walk.” Then God started “taking things away.” Her mother died in September and she lost a grandson to SIDS in October. The following March, her drug use cost her her job and with it, her house.
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