Helping Recovering Addicts
Joy’s mother, Anna Elizabeth Young would minister to people who were trying to get over drugs and alcohol. Sometimes the adults would even bring their children. One particular woman brought her son, John Neal and her daughter on a visit to the Youngs’ compound.
He was about 6-years-old at the time and Young offered to care for him and his younger sister while their mother worked. Their mother was elated and took Young up on her offer. Initially, the Youngs were very kind…