* A true story of struggle, survival, and victory! Trapped by drug abuse and alcohol addiction, Stanway hit rock bottom. Without friends or options, he grabbed for the nearest outstretched hand and found himself in Jesus' grip! His inspiring account of miraculous escapes and divine encounters will open your heart to God's amazing grace. 232 pages, softcover from Banner.
Boys from Glasgow Don't Cry is a challenging true story of struggle, survival, and victory. Caught in the grip of drug and alcohol addiction and homelessness, Peter had spiraled deeper and deeper into a desperate and dysfunctional life without limits or direction.After years of a hedonistic lifestyle and on the run with another man's wife Peter had hit rock bottom when he was thrown a lifeline from an unexpected source. Without friends or options, he grabbed for the outstretched hand of Jesus and was knocked to the floor by the power of God. When he arose, Peter's life had completely changed.But the real adventure was only about to begin.Honest, uplifting, challenging, and inspiring, Boys from Glasgow Don't Cry is a real-life story of miraculous escapes and divine encounters. It is a story of hope in the face of impossible odds.
After his miraculous conversion from a hedonistic life of crime and drug and alcohol abuse, Peter Stanway pioneered and pastored a church in Scotland for eight years, during which time he became an ordained minister with the Assemblies of God. In 1997, he formed The Way Christian Ministries, which trains and disciples Christians in order to send them on foreign missions around the world. Peter writes The Gist, a free weekly teaching at www.getthegist.net, copied and used by around 70,000 people around the world. He leads a Christian training course, called Training for Life, which is used online and residentially at his Training for Life Center in Scotland.
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