This book is a true account of my journey through life in hopes it would encourage those on the journey of faith and self-discovery. I was taken away as a child, abandoned, Childrenas Aide Society, lost family, Reform School for Boys, my escape, returning home to my parents and leaving again at age sixteen. I was married at age eighteen, had three children. I suffered through mental illness, divorce and homelessness. This book is about my spiritual awakening and about a prophecy! It is about Godas love and patience, and my journey into religion, ordination, ministry, and rejection of conventional religion. It is about my founding of the Franciscan Lutheran Community Ministry. After years of ministry and a period of self-reflection I recognized it was the time to fulfill the prophecy. I began a new journey of faith and the actualization and fulfillment of myself, and a new beginning....Once, I stole my grandfathera#39;s double barrel shotgun and two shells and went out into the bush to hunt! I saw a bird, pulled ... The strong current surely would have taken me away! ... My father bought me a BB gun, against my mothera#39;s wishes.
|Author||:||Rev. Larry James Goodnough|
|Publisher||:||Xlibris Corporation - 2011-06-17|