Once A Victim, Once a Survivor, Now a Liberator

I keep coming across awesome testimonies of precious ones who have come through so much, not only horrible things, but injustices in people and society that should have been there to help but turned out to be part of the problem in one way or another. Here is another dear brave sister and friend that shares a bit about where she has been, and where God has brought her to now. What a bright light she is…

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We sat in a coffee shop, Shamere and I. We look like two “normal” women catching up. No one would have guessed that the beautiful, intelligent, young woman across from me was once a slave. I, in fact, did not know that Shamere was a liberator until a few weeks after I started working with her. She would come into work with a smile and a kind word for everyone. She is one of the kindest and most uplifting people that I know. She believes that she went through hell and survived to be able to save others who are still enslaved. She told me that she would not be where she is today without God’s help.

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Shamere had attended a New York college on an athletic scholarship. When she was 21, she met the man who would forever change her life. He was sweet, nice, and intelligent. They had…

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