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From the Projects to the Palace: A Rags to Riches to True Riches Story

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The author grew up in the Bronx section of New York City in the 1960's. His family lived in one of the monstrously tall, low income buildings that look more like a row of prisons than homes. As a teenager his future looked bleak, to say the least, although he had a few positive influences in his life. However, even following those could not untangle him from his meager ...more
Paperback, 162 pages
Published October 21st 2011 by Olive Press Publisher
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Melanie Arias
Nov 02, 2012 Melanie Arias rated it it was amazing
This is the story of a guy who is making a lot of money and has no interest or knowledge about Christianity. He marries his long time girlfriend and they go to Israel for their honeymoon. They both actually see Jesus (Yeshua in Hebrew) in two separate locations on the same day. It totally changes their lives forever.

The book begins with the background of Greg Hershberg. As the title suggests, he grew up in a low income housing project in the Bronx. I learned a lot about how it felt to grow up J
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V B.
Jul 09, 2016 V B. rated it it was amazing
I love it when I read a good book that makes me cry and laugh at the same time. That is just what this book did! I was looking forward to reading this book a chapter every day for ten days but once I began it I could not put it down and read it very quickly! This is an unusual memoir/autobiography by Greg Hershberg about his his life. There is a lot about his father. As you read you will understand why the author did This book is really impressive as it reveals the devotion and love Gregs father ...more
Beverly
Nov 26, 2012 Beverly rated it it was amazing
I don't care what or who you believe in, this guy is very inspiring as he finds his Messiah. Greg is also a very humorous person, I thoroughly enjoyed reading this book and would recommend it to everyone!!!
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Feb 21, 2013 Natasha rated it really liked it
What a beautiful testimony of God's unrelenting grace! Greg Hershberg shares his story of growing up in the projects in the Bronx and how God lovingly and graciously called him to a personal relationship with Jesus Christ.

The story is engaging and I enjoyed it greatly.
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