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Lt. Robbin Swales, Director of the Cordova Alaska Salvation Army Outpost

Lt. Robbin Swales relates her “crazy little ride” from Christian kid, to the world of drugs and alcohol, to a leader of others fighting to rise above their circumstances just as she did!

Pastor Gary Barnes, former pastor of Little Chapel

Former Pastor Gary Barnes

Pastor Barnes was Little Chapel’s long-time pastor until 2015, leading this congregation for over 30 years. Drop in and listen to who inspired him on a short three minute video. Or better yet, take a gander at the E Book. If you go to the sample available on Amazon, you can read his entire story! Simply click on this link here.

St. Joseph’s Father Tom Killeen

Father Tom Killeen

Cordova has seen spiritual leaders come and go, but some stand out among the rest. Father Tom is one of those. Sit back and listen as he tells about the favorite woman in his life – his mom…


Snapshots & Portraits Inspirational Stories from Cordovans

If you have a few minutes why don’t you check out these 30+ inspirational stories from current and former Cordova residents. Read about overcoming addictions, mending broken relationships, creative approaches to troubled marriages, enduring chronic medical issues, and how turn the ashes of our lives into new beginnings!

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From Addiction to Heaven

April Tiedeman

April Tiedeman once lived a down-and-out existence fraught with problems and crises. The dream life she longed for was beyond her reach – or so she thought…

From Broken to Whole

Audrey B.

Audrey is a vivacious, energetic woman who impacts the world around her, but it wasn’t always that way. Once, she was shy, introverted and broken inside. Listen to what changed her, and reshaped her existence…

From China to Brazil to America

Voss - Russian Cordova Fisherman

Voss Efimoff tells about a childhood different from what most of us will ever know. Uprooted from China, plunked down in Brazil, and finally arrived in America, he spins an interesting and an inspiring story.

From Teacher To Mom

Single Woman's Dream of Being A Mom fulfilled...

Marleen had a dream. She not only wanted to excel at teaching, but she believed that single women can be excellent mothers. This is her dream, and the miracles…

Operation Family

Someone Found...

Deb Eckley believes in family. Listen to her brave journey of how she accomplished, with help from Above, to accomplish the dream she thought almost beyond her grasp…

Believing in Miracles

Miracles DO Happen...

Crystal Jensen believes in miracles. She’s always believed in miracles. Why? Because as a child, she grew up believing in miracles. Listen to her heart-warming story…