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Kyle's Story My name is Kyle and I am from Fairfax, Virginia. I have been battling drug addiction most of my life. I had plenty of opportunities to excel in life, but instead I continued to make the wrong decisions and my drug use always got...

Mark's Story My name is Mark. I am 28 years old and I’ve been clean for 8 months. I used to be miserable. I had a lot going for me; a beautiful wife, a good job that I enjoyed, two houses, and four awesome dogs. From...

Emma's Story My name is Emma.  I’m 25 years old from Martinsburg, WV.  When I came into this program I was a complete mess.  I was so lost, so confused and so utterly broken.  I didn’t think I needed God or any help for that matter. ...

Kailah's Story My name is Kailah Temperance Lewin.  I’m 24 years old, born in Trenton, New Jersey but grew up in Virginia.  This is my story.  This life I have been given could be seen as many things.  Some people may even say unfair, tragic, broken,...

Nick's Story My name is Nick and I am from Winchester, VA. This is actually my second time going through this program. I graduated in November of 2015 and I thought I had it all figured out. Once I graduated, I basically told God, “Thanks for...

Carlos' Story My name is Carlos and I’m 24 years old. I had a very normal childhood and was brought up in church knowing God. I have an amazing family that has always been there for me, with two loving parents and three awesome little brothers....

Nathan's Story I came to Teen Challenge a broken, beaten down, spiritually dead, physical disaster that was so depressed that at times I wanted to no longer be living. In those moments, the pain and shame, guilt and regret were so utterly and completely overwhelming that...

Brad's Story My name is Brad.  I’m 20 years old and from Warrenton, VA.  Prior to coming to Teen Challenge I always thought that I could do what I was supposed to do and do what I wanted to do at the sam time and still...

Amos's Story My name is Amos and I am a 37 year old “addict” working towards a better life through the Lord Jesus Christ. I am always hoping and praying for that better future, but I seem to catch myself being stuck in the darkness a...

We are honored to post our newest story of life transformation here at Shenandoah Valley Adult & Teen Challenge in Virginia.  We hope you enjoy Phillip's story on how God changed his life! Phillip's Story What is your first name? Phillip How long have you been in the program? I...