Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Brink Stories

Brink Stories

🎧 Two Time Cancer Survivor Sean Swarner Redefines Impossible

At the time, it seemed a pretty lofty goal; to climb out of the hospital bed and crawl eight feet to the bathroom. A simple...

🎧 Jacque Hawk is Taking on the System to Combat Homelessness

There are far too many cities and towns struggling with homelessness, with no easy answers on how to fix the problem. It is a...

🎧 Domestic Violence Turned Her Life Purpose into Wings of Courage, Meet Shayna Qualls

"What if this woman who was beaten by her boyfriend and put in ICU for 3 days was your mother? Well guess what? She...

🎧 Two Paths of Life and Death, Leslee Schneider & Brittany Griffith Form Life Mission

The birth of a child is one of life's greatest experiences; the emotional and lasting impact has consequences that will last a lifetime and...

🎧 Human Trafficking Almost Killed Her, Norma Bastidas Fights Back

"I cannot be called brave and courageous until I do the hardest thing, which is to acknowledge publicly that I am a survivor of...

🎧 Death, Isolation, Despair… Lisa Williams Discovers A Reason To Live

When things go bad, it is often difficult to know you've reached the lowest point of the plummet. Sometimes you have to brace yourself...

🎧 A Life Changing Accident Changes Everything; Jim McCay & The Power of Positive Thinking

“We’ve been fighting this battle to get ahead of this infection to stop the spread, we hate to tell you, the outcome is not...

🎧 An Abusive Childhood Turned Victim Advocate, Meet Greg Williams, PhD

A life of trauma and tragedy transformed into a warrior against sexual abuse and violence; a beacon for truth, hope and knowledge. Dr. Gregory...

🎧 Timothy Payne “Losing My Legs Changed My Life Forever”

He was on a mission in one of the most hostile areas on the planet, in Southern Afghanistan; a place also known as "The Devils...

🎧 Operation Coming Home. The Mission Never Ends with Andy Ladner

Andy had just finished volunteering with a group of guys to build a home for the show, ABC’s Extreme Makeover Home Edition. He had been...

🎧 John Evans: From Addict to Mentor, “A Letter to Santa Changed My Life”

In many ways, John's life was all mapped out; at least in his mind it was. An excellent student; good grades, athlete, good attitude,...
GOLD, Kristin Armstrong Cycles Thru Hip Surgeries & Setbacks

GOLD, Kristin Armstrong Cycles Thru Hip Surgeries & Setbacks

“Did I win?” she asked. Yes at 44:26.42, Kristin Armstrong had indeed won the gold medal. And then, she fell to the ground. Beijing, London, and now Rio de...
“Officers, Your bill is on me today. I can’t imagine the day you all have had”

“Officers, Your bill is on me today. I can’t imagine the day you all have had”

Red Robin is known for it’s gourmet burgers and bottomless steak fries. It also has a knack for hiring caring and passionate servers, who...
To Be Seen As Human 1

🎧 To Be Seen As Human

If you close your eyes and think back to the early beginnings of our existence - you can well imagine that some people were without...
Escaping Syria with a Knapsack and a Puppy

Escaping Syria with a Knapsack and a Puppy

In the midst of one of the most horrific human tragedies - appears a heartwarming story about a 17-year-old boy and his puppy. Aslan Al...
Leaping Life’s Emotional Barriers, Adrianne Haslet-Davis

Leaping Life’s Emotional Barriers, Adrianne Haslet-Davis

We can only assume we know or understand what it must be like – to not only lose your leg in a tragic disaster that...
The only life that Trumaine Daniels knew - was Crime

The only life that Trumaine Daniels knew – was Crime

Just before stealing from CVS, Daniels pleading with police. He’d been running from police throughout his life; in and out of jail on a...
High School Senior Brings 'Moral Strength' in Inspiring Speech

High School Senior Brings ‘Moral Strength’ in Inspiring Speech

A week before 18-year-old Jake Bailey was to give a speech for the graduating class at Christchurch Boys' High School in New Zealand - he...
‘This is going to be the best day of my life’

‘This is going to be the best day of my life’

When you think back over the course of your lifetime - can you point to a day or two that would fit into the 'best...
Clark & Bearden Create A Transformative Experience For Kids

Clark & Bearden Create A Transformative Experience For Kids

It's being called, "like no other school in America," a transformative journey from middle school student to super-achiever. Here at the Ron Clark Academy in Atlanta,...