Men of Hope: Stories of Grace from The Bronx Learn more about Hope Center through this book of testimonies from graduates of the program. Purchase Men of Hope Read Testimonies Michael West I had told the Lord that he would not save me. I found it hard to believe that I could be forgiven. Now, Christ has done such work in my life that I don’t think I could even tell you everything ... Allen King When Allen came to Hope, he was a troubled young man running from trouble. He got more than he bargained for: he found the Lord. Darrell Gordon When I first gave my life to the Lord I was homeless. I had lost my family, friends, job, car, apartment, and had completely nothing. But God met me on the streets. Albert Gonzalez Although his wife’s ‘tough love’ is what got him to come to Hope, the gracious love of Christ is what kept him. Angel Rodriguez No one could have predicted what a powerful influence Angel would become in the lives of so many. His life demonstrates how radically changed a man can be by the gospel of Jesus Christ. Dwayne Hobbs Coming to Hope because a godly, bold, older woman pursued him with the gospel, he now has a passion to reach neighborhood teens who are at risk of choosing a destructive path. Jimmy Lynch Jimmy is an example of God persevering with someone long after there seemed to be no hope left. Earl Stocker Earl was an atheist when he came to Hope…but he had a godly mother and a loving sister and brother-in-law who were praying for him.