I was raised in a Christian home and first took Jesus as my Lord and Savior a little before my 13th birthday. For about four years, I was on fire for God. I worked in the church and spent time reading the Bible, but I was not a truly dedicated Christian in all respects. I drank a little, smoked pot and did some stupid things: much like a lot of teenagers did in the 70’s.
Looking back now, I can see that I was a weekend Christian instead of… read more
I came to the Mission on March 11th. On March 8th, my birthday, I woke up in a detox center in Boulder, Colorado. For the first time in my life, I was homeless. My life was chaotic, out of control and had no meaning. I often escaped through alcohol and cocaine use. After over a 20 year period, drinking eventually took complete control of my life. Consequences of this disease were enormous: I lost my career, my marriage of 20 years, and my home. Most devastating of all, however, was… read more
William - Prior to coming to Central Wyoming Rescue Mission, I had been doing well and life was good. I was serving the Lord. I had been living for God for about five years. I had a good job, a house, cars, everything I thought I needed. It was at this high point that I became complacent. I started thinking that I had it all, and stopped going to church or spending time with my Christian brothers. It was then that I started drinking again. Drinking led to… read more
I began dabbling with addictive substances at a very young age. I was five years old when I started huffing glue and made a habit of it until my parents found out and put it to a stop. Unfortunately for me, my appetite was already wet, and I started smoking when I was twelve. I started using alcohol, marijuana, and cocaine that same year. It was a short road from there to using methamphetamine, and I started doing so at fourteen. I joined a gang while I was… read more
Mailing Address Central Wyoming Rescue Mission | P.O. Box 2030 | Casper, Wyoming 82602-2030
Men’s New Life Center 230 N. Park Street | Casper, Wyoming 82601 | 307.265.2251
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