The story behind the New Life for Girls a faith-based, long-term addiction treatment program that is successfully turning addicts into community builders. Follow the lives of seven women from their time on the streets through their year-long treatment as they make the transition from hopelessness to productive citizens. In their own words, the women tell their stories as they progress through the program. Anyone who has been exposed to addiction or works with addicts will gain new insights from a program with a high success level.
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Praise for Sandpaper Sisters:
"A beautifully written book which tells an important story of addiction, recovery and spiritual healing. It is inspirational." - Mary Pipher, Pd.D., author of Letters to a Young Therapist
"If you want a good story of how God can lead a person from darkness into light, from despair into hope, and from aimlessness into mission, you will want to read this book. We need stories like this." - Tony Campolo, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus, Eastern University and bestselling author
"Sandpaper Sisters reminds us yet again of the immense power of "community" to support, nurture and improve the odds for even those facing the toughest of situations. May the lessons of New Life for Girls inspire us all to become community builders and to surround our children and families with the caring communities they deserve." - Mrs. Alma Powell, Chair of America's Promise - The Alliance for YouthAbout the Author:
Michele McKnight Baker is president of Baker Marketing Communications and Culture Connects of York, PA and is in demand as a speaker and consultant. A graduate of Smith College with a Ph.D. in Organizational Studies from Union Institute and University, she is active in leadership programs for Rotary International.
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Book Description Faithwalk Publishing, 2005. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M1932902481
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