Turning Lives Around
Last updated 1/2/2020 at 3:32pm
“For it is in giving that we receive.”
-Francis of Assisi
One of the most inspirational stories we published in 2019 was that of Emily Lowery and Thomas Medlock.
A decade ago Lowery’s life was in shambles. She abused methamphetamines in order to be a “supermom” and help raise her children, one an autistic son. As is often the case with people who use drugs, she turned to selling drugs. For her it was a reasonable decision because it allowed her to stay home and meet the needs, she thought, of her children. Eventually she was arrested, which led to her being homeless for 19 mo...