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Nicholas’s Story

Nicholas Ruiz, a guest at the Gospel Rescue Mission, says that a family is not always blood related.   Ruiz said that a family are people who want you to do good in your life and then support you. “It’s who you surround yourself with — positive people, which results in positive action.”   He…
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Leslie’s Story

“I’m a firm believer that God won’t give you more than you can handle,” said Leslie Torix, who resides at the Gospel Rescue Mission.           Torix should know. He tried living with his alcoholic father but that didn’t work out. Then he broke his leg June 18 and the doctor said he probably wouldn’t walk…
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Bobby’s Story

          Bobby McGowen originally came back to Muskogee to be with his daughter and realized that the family situation was not good for him.           “I was at the point of time where I was ready to get back on drugs and really mess myself up,” he said. He said he heard about the Gospel…
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Waylon’s Story

Waylon was in a love affair with drugs and was trapped in a destructive trap. He would use energy drinks and methamphetamine to get through the day.  Then later he would use beer and marijuana to help him get to sleep.  He would have trouble waking up in the morning so he would use the…
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