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NEWS: Kristen Anderson on “Issues in Education” – April 2, 2011

Kristen Anderson, author of Life, In Spite of Me (Multnomah Books, 2010) will join Bob and Geri Boyd on the nationally syndicated radio broadcast “Issues In Education” on April 2, 2011.  Tune in to hear Kristen tell her incredible testimony of the overwhelming grace of God that rescued her from depression and a suicide attempt at the age of 17 to bring her a life of hope and fullness even living with a handicap.  Now, many years later, Kristen shares the hope and healing she experienced with others.

Click here to find a station and broadcast time in your area and tune in on April 2. 

After April 2, click here to find the audio of the archived program online.

NEWS: Kristen Anderson interviews on Family Talk with Dr. Dobson

Kristen Jane Anderson, author of Life, In Spite of Me, was interviewed on Family Talk with Dr. James Dobson.  Listen as Kristen discusses the hope Jesus gave her after a tragic suicide attempt at age 16, and what she’s doing today.

You can listen here to Kristen’s interview, Life After Hopelessness Part One and Part Two, originally broadcast Oct 11 and 12, 2010.

SNEAK PEEK: LIFE, IN SPITE OF ME by Kristen Jane Anderson

Read the first chapter of Life, In Spite of Me.

Even when we give up on life, God doesn’t give up on us.

Following the deaths of her three friends and grandmother, and a betraying rape, Kristen Anderson lay down on a set of railroad tracks, waiting for a train to end her life. God had other plans for her, however, and she now joyfully tells her story in Life, In Spite of Me: her miraculous survivial, the agonizing aftermath of her failed suicide attempt, and the hope that has completely transformed her life, giving her a powerful purpose for living.