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Testimonies from Teen Challenge PR

From heroin addict to med school

July 11, 2017 • Teen Challenge Puerto Rico

Visiting on a missions trip to Teen Challenge Puerto Rico from his center in Lubbock, Texas, Kirk Easterwood shares how God took him from addiction to heroin to freedom in Christ. Through the ministry of Teen Challenge, he is now clean and has gone back to school. He is in medical school, with an eye toward becoming a family practice doctor.

I got addicted at 13

April 18, 2017 • Teen Challenge Puerto Rico

Aldwin Atreche was raised in a good home, hiding his addictions to alcohol and illegal drugs from everyone. At 20, he married a good woman and had 4 beautiful children but his addictions messed that all up. Hear how Jesus is restoring him in this testimony.

Jesus is freeing me from multiple addictions

February 21, 2017 • Teen Challenge Puerto Rico

He was raised in a good home in the upscale district of Guaynabo, Puerto Rico, and attended a private school. But then Christian tried alcohol at the age of 15. His life spun out of control and he fell into decades of life addicted to alcohol, drugs, and a dangerous lifestyle. Here is how he is coming to know freedom in Jesus.

The world is not worth it

December 19, 2016 • Teen Challenge Puerto Rico

Though raised in church, Michael Lebron decided to check out the world and wound up on a sad trail of drugs and emotional problems. Through Teen Challenge Puerto Rico, he has found a new purpose in life.

God saved me from the streets

November 1, 2016 • Teen Challenge Puerto Rico

Rafael Moreno was raised in Villa Palmeras, Santurce. When he turned away from his godly Christian parents, he wound up in a world of crime and drugs. But after the loss of his mother, Rafael faced up to his need to remember her words and come to Jesus. Today, he is a new man, through the ministry of Teen Challenge of Puerto Rico.

Rescued from sex abuse and meth addiction

October 24, 2016 • Teen Challenge Puerto Rico

Stephanie Sieger was sexually abused as a child and fell into a painful codependent relationship as an adult. Falling into prostitution and meth, she found freedom in Jesus Christ and now works with exploited women. Here is her story.

Jesus took me from organized crime

September 11, 2016 • Teen Challenge Puerto Rico

Briain Poirier was a drug mule for organized crime in Maine, ferrying heroin and other hard drugs up and down the East Coast. Then the Lord Jesus Christ rescued him. Now he is one of the leaders of Teen Challenge Puerto Rico.

I was living two lives

September 1, 2016 • Teen Challenge PR

Born and raised in Carolina, Puerto Rico, Alberto Montalvo was one person at church and with his family but was living a lie. After falling into drugs and sin, he found redemption in Jesus Christ. Here is his story.

I was a Christian - but I fell

August 1, 2016 • Teen Challenge Puerto Rico

Javier Padilla was raised in a Christian home, but fell into drugs and crime. After being sentenced to prison in Bayamón, he found God's love and restoration again.

I had a 1000 year sentence

August 1, 2016 • Teen Challenge PR

"Papojando" González shares his testimony of how God redeemed him while he was in prison for a 1000 year sentence, and how God brought Him out and set him to work at Teen Challenge Puerto Rico.