Personal Testimony: Trevor


trevorI was about 13 when I had first smoked marijuana and after that my drug use escalated. I had always played sports and I did okay in school but the party life and being in the so called “in crowd” meant more to me then my future. I stopped playing sports when I was a junior in high school and partying became my life.

I used any and all kinds of drugs all through high school. After I had graduated high school I was introduced to heroin. This is when my life went straight down the hill. I lost everything, my life was unmanageable. I came to a point in my life where if I didn’t change the path I was going, I would soon end up dead. I had no drive to fix myself on my own and I needed help.

I came to Teen Challenge Monterey Bay in 2013 and it was the best decision of my life. I went from a boy to a man. They gave me purpose through Jesus Christ. I am able to say that I am not the old person that I once was. Addiction is a life long struggle but with Christ everyday becomes easier if we follow him. Phil 4:13 I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me.



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