After sixteen year old Brenda Wilson becomes pregnant, the church shuns her, the father of her unborn refuses to marry her and her father’s words, “You are ruined” penetrated deep in her soul, she left the security of her parent’s home in search of love and validation in all the wrong places. She ventured into a world forbidden by her Christian upbringing and upright Bible believing father. The novel The Baptist Junkie is a drama, it’s a story of redemption for young Brenda who went from the church to the streets. And how the Lords hands were always on her, she just didn’t believe it until she learned forgiveness. This Christian fiction story will keep you on the edge of your seat until the last page. Author Telishia Berry tells this story with vivid characters from high rollin’ street thugs to holier than thou church folk. You may laugh, you may cry, but no doubt you will be enthralled into this family’s drama and fully entertained.