I did not have the privilege of growing up in a Christian home. In fact my upbringing was quite the opposite. While my family loved me a lot, I was still exposed to a lot of things young children should never see. When I was 12, we moved to another area of the state of WV, where I began to hand aournd the wrong type of people and do the wrong things. By the age of 16, I had dropped out of high school and was beginning to fall into the drug scene. I eventually ended up in jail. After I was released from jail, one of my close friends became a Christian and he began to tell others about his testimony. One night I went to hear him share his story and that night I believed in the gospel. Shortly after beliving in the gospel, my life started to change drastically. That was in 1999 and God has transformed my life so much that I can truly say that I am a “new creation.” While attending Liberty University I realized that God had called to preach and teach his word. During, my time there God gave me a passion to bring Him glory by using these gifts. I am currently attending The Southern Baptist Theogical Seminary, from where I plan to graduate in May 09.  My future plans are to pursure missions work in Brazil, but I am remaining open to whatever the Lord has for me!


9 Responses to “Ricky Love”

  1. Man that picture is hilarious! Your testimony never gets old. Preach on brother!

  2. Tanya Jenkins Says:

    Your website is awesome, I work wih your mom and she gave me the address. Keep up the good work and God bless all your efforts.

  3. Ricky Love Says:

    Thanks for checking it out Tanya! Take care of my mommy 🙂 Please, recommend this site if you feel it would help others. I have also linked to several other sites that I think are good for women.

  4. Jack Tennant Says:

    I met you through your mom @ the VAMC when she worked in the nursing home. I am responsible for her coming here, (it’s all my fault-just joking)she is a delighful person and is deservedly so proud of you! I wish you continued sucess in your walk and your calling! GODSPEED!

  5. Keith Says:

    Hey Ricky,

    Where is WVa are you from? I think I might have gone to school with you? Very inspiring site!

    1. goodsoldiers Says:

      Keith, I’m from Berkeley Springs, WV. Glad you like the site. I wish I had a little more time to mess with it. How did you find out about it? Thanks again!

  6. Tim Young Says:

    Ricky, I need your help please!!!!!! My daughter is getting into some things in BS that are not good. I’m loosing her I don’t know what to do????

    1. goodsoldiers Says:

      Tim my # is 434-426-7396.

  7. Gary Rothstein Says:

    Where have you gone, Ricky Love? Give me a call so we can catch up! 540-931-8953.

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