“After a few months back into the free world, it became obvious to me rather quickly that my sister was still in prison. It’s what they call being institutionalized. She quickly started using again, becoming very reckless with her body, which turned into her using it as a means to pay for her habit.”
Franklin shared, stating that it was then he knew he had to look to the Bible for help.
“God has given us a tool which renews our thinking,” he said. “It reprograms us to receive everything that is ours. It shows us that we are heirs and joint heirs. It cuts down the weeds that have grown in our minds.”
The I Smile hit maker did not reveal on what charges warranted such a lengthy sentence but only captioning the image a rough week.
This is such a heart breaking in the life of the gospel singer who has had a very challenging life himself. He was forsaken by his birth mother at age three and was adopted by an older aunt.
Our thoughts and prayers are with him and his family as they go throw this tough journey.