The high price of striving to “be the man”

The high price of striving to “be the man”

by Rocky Pisor Gerald was very direct. There was a sense of urgency in his voice. As he unfolded his story, it was apparent that he had overcome many obstacles in life, but one remained. The anxiety was palpable as we talked together. He listed what he had overcome-...
This Garden’s Gonna Grow

This Garden’s Gonna Grow

by Russell Willingham It was a glorious day at the beach. The bride and groom were hand-in-hand as they faced the pastor and the pounding surf. His words of gratitude and humility to his wife were heart-felt. Her words of affection and delight to her husband were...
Helping Others Gain Christ

Helping Others Gain Christ

by Russell Willingham When David and Amy (not their real names) came to NCM they were in deep distress. They came because David’s decades-long porn addiction had been exposed. Like so many who come to us, his childhood was a nightmare, and he’d turned to porn at an...
God’s Unconditional Love, Demonstrated By A Child

God’s Unconditional Love, Demonstrated By A Child

by Mike Manzie Pastor Roger’s parents were missionaries and traveled around the world preaching the gospel. This was a unique opportunity for young Roger. However, he was often left alone in these foreign countries and put in the care of various orphanages where his...
Bringing Hope, One Hour at a Time

Bringing Hope, One Hour at a Time

by Mike Manzie and Russell Willingham As a child, Melvin longed for stability, support, and love. Looking back, his earliest memories are of childhood sexual abuse and abandonment. Without the protection and support of his family, he struggled to cope and cut off his...
Hope and Healing  for the Entire Family

Hope and Healing for the Entire Family

by Russell Willingham The NCM team recently led an event at a local church. At that event, a member of their congregation testified that he had visited NCM years ago. He needed help with a lifelong sex addiction that was destroying him and his family. The hours he...