Keith Wint - gangster dreams changing
Keith Wint was born in Leicester, where from an early age he sought to fulfil his dreams of being a gangster. Fascinated with guns, he wound up robbing anyone, moving to London, taking it up a scale. The UK wasn't enough, so he went to Spain, got arrested while importing some cocaine in his shoes.
His Christian mother had been praying for him all these years, and kept praying for him, being there for him. And by time God answered those prayers. On his return to the UK after serving 5 years in a Spanish jail, Keith grew increasingly sick of the 'gangster dream' - it had lost its charm - and sought a new life ?a life in Christ. And this he found, its not easy, but its real.
Read more in the Leicester Mercury, 12.5.08.