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LISTEN: Kathy Gilbert’s Incredible Jesus Revolution Story

Kathy Gilbert smiling and wearing a royal blue shirt with a orange and white neck scarf and orange circle earrings
May 10, 2023

If you saw the movie “Jesus Revolution” chronicling the life stories of Greg Laurie and Chuck Smith, you’ll be fascinated to hear how Kathy Gilbert’s story intersects.   

Growing up in a conservative Catholic family in Maryland in the late 60’s, Kathy was searching for answers to life’s deepest questions. She thought the hippies had the answers, and she left home to join a commune. Traveling across the country as a teenager, Kathy hitchhiked, experimented with drugs, and stayed at different communes trying to find what her heart was longing for.

With a few close calls with danger, Kathy landed at a place called Shiloh in Oregon. It was there the Jesus revolution met her face to face and changed her life.  

I can’t wait for you to meet this amazing woman! Kathy Gilbert has quite a story to tell of this tumultuous time in our country, but also an amazing testimony about the move of the Holy Spirit to draw young people to Christ. Listen below to her entire story…


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