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The stories you are about to read are real life transformations of men who reached the end of their rope.  Thank you for being a part of sharing the hope and joy we celebrate in the freedom He has brought into their lives.

Even Though I Went To Church Every Sunday As A Kid and
Grew Up In A Wonderful Christian Home, I Still...Read More

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God had so much in store for me, but I
couldn't see what He was up to...
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"This Is So True For Me Today..."

“For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the LORD, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.” – Jeremiah 29:11.

My name is Kenneth Vest, I am currently an employee of Turning Point Men’s Home. I would like to start by thanking the Lord for my salvation and read more...
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Hello, my name is Kevin Olsen, at 14 years of age my meth addiction began. Slowly but surely, I lost interest in everything that I loved. By the age of sixteen, I caught my first probation case for stealing. I stayed on probation for drug charges, arson, and even...Read More

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I Didn't Know How Bad It Could Get...

Life got real very fast for me when I saw that the consequences of my addiction were now impacting my partner and my son.

I keep thanking Jesus for hearing my cry and putting me back onto the right path...Read More
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Happy New Year

I want to start off by wishing everyone a Happy New Year.  I want to encourage you all to seek out the great plans that God has for you this year.

“For I know the plans I have for you, declares the LORD, plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.” Jeremiah 29:11
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10th Annual Mike Johnson
Memorial Food Basket Give-Away

It is that time of year again! Turning Points Annual Mike Johnson Memorial Food Basket Give-Away.

It will be happening on December 18, 2021, from 10am to 12pm at Turning Point Life Center.

For the last 16 years we have been serving...Read More
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In celebration of Thanksgiving, Turning Point Men’s Home will be hosting the annual Thanksgiving Feast on Thanksgiving Day.  Location is at Turning Point Life Center, 450 Cedar Avenue in Holtville. 
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Encouraged and
Lifted UP!

My name is Alex Urias I’m a native to the Imperial Valley. I was brought up in a migrant family following the crops working to put food on the table.

Thanks to God I came from a good and respected family...Read More

I Can Do All Things
Through Christ!

My name is Alexis Bojorquez and I am going to be a graduate at Turning Point Men’s Home. I ended up at Turning Point because of my drug addiction after struggling for years with my addiction...read more

Only By The Grace
Of God

By the grace of God, I can write this short testimony. My name is Ben Moreno, and I am a sinner saved by the BLOOD OF JESUS CHRIST.

I shouldn't be here today, but God had a different story for my life...Read More
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His Purposes Are
Higher Than Mine!

Hello, brothers and sisters my name is Richard Mahler. I was brought up in a church going family.  I gradually started to used drugs to cope with the pain I was feeling....read more

From Darkness To Light

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My name is Victor Acosta and my story started like many who get addicted and lost in this world.

My mother experienced many hardships due to my fathers addiction and I stepped into that same addictive lifestyle.

At the end of my destructive lifestyle, I was given an option to choose a new life or the prison system.  This is how I found freedom...
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Stepping Into The Will
Of God

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My name is Cotty Young, I am 24 years old.  I want to share how a YouTuber like myself ended up at Turning Point Men’s Home.

In 2019 my dad was passing away and I did not have a job, I was going to be homeless as well.  

To be completely honest when my dad went into the hospital for the last time, I contemplated committing suicide, whiche was more than I thought I could endure...
Read Cotty's Story

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Wishing You A Merry Christmas
& Happy New Year!

All of us here at TP would like to wish all off you a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year.  We would like to also thank you for partnering with us in this 26th year of helping continue to do the Lords work.
December Newsletter

I Am So Thankful To God
For Renewing My Mind & Heart...

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Hi, my name is John Chacon. I am the oldest of two brothers, growing up I always got myself into trouble.

My parents would lecture me about being a better role model for my younger brothers.

I wish I knew then what I know now, but anyways I slowly turned into...
Read John's Story

God Had Much Bigger Plans
In Store For My Life!

My name is Jorge Cham and I would like to tell you a little about me and what God has done in my life in just 1 year.

My life had been like a roller coaster with all of the up’s and down’s.

I went into the home not knowing what to expect and I was received with lots of love from all the brothers that were there...
Read Jorge's Story

Alcohol Was Killing Me,
But Jesus Saved ME!

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Hello, my name is Hector Fonseca a student at Turning Point Ministries, I am going on 15 months at Turning Point.

I decided to stick around for my internship and give back to the ministry.

I give all thanks to God for saving me through Jesus Christ. I heard about Turning Point through the outreach on Sundays that Pastor Rudy does.

Alcohol stopped the pain I felt inside, but I never realized it was killing me slowly...
Read Hector's Story
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God Had Much Bigger Plans
In Store For My Life!

Hello, my name is Nicanor Verdugo Jr., and first I want to thank God for my salvation.  Giving Him the Glory for what he has done in my life.

Being raised in a dysfunctional home gave me every excuse I needed to behave the way I did and completely walk away from God.

The arguing of my parents every day and the fighting with my brother and sisters all led to a life spinning out of control with drugs and alcohol.

But today, I live in freedom...

Read Nicanor's Story
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For I Was Once In Darkness
But Now I Live In HIS Light

Hello, my name is Tommy Gutierrez and I am an intern here Turning Point Men’s Home.

Years ago, I lost myself to anger and drug addiction. I was born and raised in Imperial Valley and was brought up in a Catholic home.

I moved to Coachella where I lived with my girlfriend and two children for 13 years.  Drugs and alcohol started to slowly destroy our relationship...
Read Tommy's Story

My Road To Sobriety

My name is Ben Pettit and I am 46 years old and a father of a beautiful young daughter of 12 years old named Mary and a graduate of Turning Point in 2002.

I've had a lot of ups and downs since then, as all believers do.

In May of 2012, I was living in San Diego before I gained custody, serving the Lord faithfully feeding the homeless downtown every Sunday afternoon...
Read Ben's Story

Start a new path in life and be the change today!

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