Format: Compact disc Vendor: Vida Publication Date: 2011
ISBN: 0829758585 ISBN-13: 9780829758580 Availability: Usually ships in 24-48 hours.
Mitchell is a respected financial consultant and a dedicated youth advocate, but what's not well known is that he had a tumultuous childhood. His memoir reveals his life in an orphanage after his mother abandoned him at age 3, as well as his struggle to find love and acceptance while learning to trust. Mitchell knew his mentally ill mother, who once kidnapped him from the orphanage, but had no real memories of his father, who attempted suicide but ended up brain damaged. His maternal grandmother was the boy's anchor, but she couldn't raise him, which only added to his confusion. He teetered on the edge of disaster as he matured, but at age 17 he prayed, 'Jesus, if you are real, come into my nightmare. Forgive me of my sins and change me.' Mitchell's story is inspiring both for its spiritual dimension and its conventional Horatio Alger narrative. The facts of his case are also verifiably true, which Mitchell and the publisher take pains to ensure in part through the Web site www.amillionlittleproofs.com, which offers pdf versions of documents from Mitchell's past. His memoir will appeal to adults with difficult pasts, those who work with troubled kids and anyone who revels in seeing God change a life.
Rob Mitchell is a Senior Vice President of Investments for a major national brokerage firm, where he is the financial advisor to more than $200 million in individual and corporate assets. In May of 2009, he was recognized by the leading magazine of his industry as one of the 'Top Ten Financial Advisors' in the USA. Rob's original biography in English has earned rave reviews from appearances on the Crystal Cathedral's Hour of Power, The 700 Club, and Moody Bible Radio. He has been a guest on over 100 TV and radio programs and is also often quoted in print media for his rare ability to take us into a world few can comprehend. Rob is active in the Christian Business Men's Committee since 1985 and Mr. Mitchell served for several years as Metro Leader for a four-county area. He is also active in his church, French African immigration help, and working with at-risk youth. Living in the suburbs of Greensboro, North Carolina, Rob has been faithfully married since 1980. He and his wife, ? SPANISH BIO: Rob Mitchell forma parte del Comit e de Empresarios Cristianos desde 1985 y ha servido durante varios anos como lider Metropolitano cubriendo una zona de cuatro condados. el tambien participa en su iglesia en 'Ayuda a la Inmigracion Franco-Africana', y trabaja con jovenes en riesgo. Tiene su residencia en los suburbios de Greensboro, Carolina del Norte, y esta casado fielmente desde 1980. el y su esposa Susan tienen dos hijos, Alicia y Luke.