Carol Swain was a high school dropout and teen mom who rose to become an esteemed Ivy League professor. But once she became a born-again Christian, her religious and political views drew opposition from people who wanted to silence her.
“If you’re not experiencing persecution, if everyone loves you and everyone’s comfortable with you, then you need to ask, ‘Are you accommodating the world?’”
Dr. Carol Swain is sharing her remarkable story of overcoming adversity—as a young woman raised in extreme poverty and later, as a college professor under fire.
This episode of GPS: God. People. Stories. features an excerpt from Billy Graham’s message, “God Plus You.”