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Kimberly P. Yow

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Former Newsboys Lead Singer Details Journey from Addiction to Grace

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John James, the former lead singer of the Newsboys, recently sat down with The 700 Club to share his mostly unknown story of how his rise to fame exposed flaws in his character, leading to the crumbling of his life.

James recounts how his outward success masked deep personal struggles, including confessing to sin which led to him leaving the Newsboys in 1996 and deeper into addiction. His story delves into how these issues led to losing everything he held dear. Through his journey, James highlights the importance of confronting one’s inner demons and seeking redemption, ultimately finding a path to recovery and spiritual renewal.

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