‘I’m Giving Them Jesus’: Former Gang Leader Brings Life to Communities He Once Terrorized

pineapple-supply-co-108850-unsplashLEISURE CITY, FL – Growing up in Leisure City, Florida was anything but easy for Rene Martinez, also known as “Level.”

“I grew up without a dad,” Martinez told CBN News. “My mom was in the streets. [She] was into the Santeria, which is like a form of witchcraft, sacrificing animals all over me as a kid and I started seeing demons. They haunted me my whole life.”

When Level turned 12, that darkness led him into a life of crime, which included breaking into homes, stealing guns and getting involved in drive-by shootings. Continue Reading

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