Air Date 11/07/2018

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Mary Owen remembers when she realized she can only work on her own heart, not others. Listen to the full program here.

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Mac and Mary Owen

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Mac Owen is the national director of Celebrate Recovery, a Christ-centered, 12-step recovery program for those struggling with addiction and hurt. His wife, Mary, is the organization's national training coach. Mac is a former drug and alcohol addict who's been saved by God's grace, and he and Marry have been working together in recovery since 1988. They have shared their testimony to countless people around the world in churches, seminars, prisons and more. The couple has written a book about God's amazing work in their lives titled Never Let Go. Mac and Mary have three grown children and 10 grandchildren, and reside in Colorado. Learn more about the Owens at their website,