Being told that you have a terminal disease cause you to either develope a spirit of despair or to live each day with purpose. Perhaps, the latter should be the rule instead of the exception. A life lived with purpose is a successful life. Indeed, every attempt to achieve some goal may not be successful; however, you will gain the insight and knowledge that will get you over the next hurdle you encounter. I think I’m finally getting good at this living thing. . . .

Robert Howard

Robert Howard is a 62 year old black male from New Orleans, La. At the age of 15 he was convicted of murder and has been incarcerated over than 47 years. Robert’s primary goals in life are twofold: to let young people, espescially at risk youth know the is help in Christ, and, secondly, to do whatever he can to steer them away from jail and prison.