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Founders of Mission Possible pray for more ‘miracles on Broadway’ as healthcare ministry changes helping hands

By Tom Siebert Gary Baer views his life as a “miracle.” His personal, painful math is 30 years of addiction to alcohol and other drugs, six stints in rehab, and three suicide attempts. But in 2004, Gary had a spiritual … Continue reading

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Sexual assault survivor shares story of healing and helping others to Wheaton Bible Church singles group

By Tom Siebert Julie Woodley was sharing the message of “me too” long before there was a Me Too movement. The sexual assault survivor turned trauma therapist told her inspiring story Friday evening to more than 180 women and men … Continue reading

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‘Cop and Convict’ share message of hope over dope to Chicago suburb

By Tom Siebert Community Contributor “My name is Tim, and I’m a grateful recovering alcoholic and heroin addict.” With those sobering words, Tim Ryan introduced himself not to a 12-step meeting Wednesday night but to an audience of more than … Continue reading

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