Life's a Journey

Hardships to Blessings

by Colten J. Skinner


Book Details

A Boy’s Hardships Become Blessings

Second Place
When throughout life you are facing one hardship after another, it would be easy to just give up. Follow one boy’s life’s journey as his hardships transform into countless blessings. His story of living life to its fullest will inspire you to live each day with gratitude, courage and faith.


About the Author

Colten J. Skinner

Colten J. Skinner lives in Jerseyville, Illinois and is a member of First Baptist Church where he serves as a Deacon. He is an assistant to the youth director at his church. He is a committee member of Kids Shouldn’t Have Cancer Foundation where he is a sales and marketing volunteer. He is team captain of Colten’s Crusaders Against Cancer for Relay for Life of Jersey & Greene Counties in memory/honor of his brother who died from pancreatic cancer. Colten has a Bachelor of Science Degree with a Major in Management, a Minor in Business Administration, and Certificates of Proficiency.