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Season 3 is Coming…

Hey Compelled listeners! A few weeks ago, I got a text message from Hannah Overton (our guest from Episode #16 Falsely Accused & Sentenced to Life in Prison). Because of our listeners sharing her story, Hannah actually wound up speaking before members of the Canadian Parliament about criminal justice and sharing her story of God’s goodness to her. Thanks to you, […]

#30 Forgiving My Kidnappers – Gracia Burnham

Gracia Burnham was serving as a missionary in the Philippines when she and her husband were kidnapped by Muslim terrorists. They spent over a year in the jungle as hostages enduring hardships of all kinds, including constant shortage of drinking water, near starvation, and 17 gun battles. Even more difficult than the physical challenges were […]

#29 Battling Leukemia – Jonathan Pacheco, Pt. 2

This is Part 2 of Jonathan Pacheco’s story. Listen to Part 1 here. This episode concludes the sweet love story between Jonathan and Ellena, as they are happily married. Shortly after, however, Jonathan unexpectedly found himself in the midst of the biggest trial of his life: leukemia. Given only months to live, he discovered rest […]

#28 The Blessing of Disability – Jonathan Pacheco Pt. 1

Jonathan Pacheco was severely disabled at birth when his spinal cord was nearly severed, and he has lived his entire life in a motorized wheelchair.  Jonathan shares what his journey of faith has looked like as he has come to grips with God’s sovereignty in all things, including his disability and more. Show Notes The […]

#27 9/11 Survivor at the Pentagon – Brian Birdwell

Texas State Senator Brian Birdwell was at the Pentagon on 9/11 when American Airlines flight 77 crashed just yards away from him, instantly engulfing his body in flames. Brian was faced with certain death but also with complete peace in knowing that his faith was already placed in a Savior. His story is raw, true, […]

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