Overcoming From Within
Chris DeeRoy had a very tough life growing up for having to survive his childhood; his parent didn’t want a child when he was conceived and nearly aborted him. A political uproar that saw many people killed, refugee camps for seven agonizing years that humbled his spirit, and new challenges in America his land of refuge to start his life anew. Now as a young professional trying to find stability and build a professional career; he once again has to survive and win over related adversities to achieve clarity as he journeys forward.
His journey is an extraordinary tale of human resilience, faith, and perseverance that is sure to inspire people everywhere. 10% of the 2016 profits from his book are being donated to support first generation college students of the On Point for College not for profit program http://onpointforcollege.org. Another 10% of the 2016 profits are also being donated to support Christian missions locally and across the globe.
“Most of us believe the lies we tell ourselves to justify the reasons as to why we cannot succeed and fail to accomplish great things in life, or why we find the journey exhausting and cannot locate the strength to get back up when life hands us inevitable defeats along the way. Well, let me tell you something. you can do it. It is all in your head.”
Chris had survived a political uproar that saw many innocent people killed. He became a refugee for seven years when he was just a nine years old child. Many years later, Chris has to figure out again, a way to survive another phase of his life where he relied on his faith in God for guidance. His hope in sharing his story is to help anyone who might be in a similar situation to find necessary strength and courage to keep pressing forward.
Visit www.dking1.com for additional information, and author bio.