This Is Erick’s Story

My name is Erick Bates, a grateful believer in Christ, and I struggle with codependency and self-worth.   I had everything I really wanted; married for 20 years, a house in the suburbs, two kids, two cars, two cats, two dogs, career of 14 years, a family business, and my…

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Read Katherine’s Story

My story starts out like any other lost teenager’s: I left an abusive home at the age of 14 to live with my father who at the time was an active addict. Soon after living with him in the country, I decided to move in with my twin brothers closer…

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This Is Susan’s Story

My first sexual assault occurred at age 8, although I didn’t remember it until age 29 as it triggered and twisted my development and ideas of sex, love and violence. It left me with a deep shame that haunted me for many years. As I grew up in a non-violent…

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This Is Our Founder’s Story

A youth pastor, once raped, spiraled into the porn industry until facing 30 years in prison for human trafficking. I spent 18 months in the nations most successful sex trafficking recovery network that will have 100 beds by 2020. But in 2013, with over 300 unanswered emails to Denver’s mega…

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