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By Donna Freydkin

Homeless, illiterate and addicted to drugs, Freddie Sherrill was on the verge of suicide – until he met pastor Steve Eason. On Megyn Kelly TODAY, the two men explain how Sherrill got sober… and got a college degree. The studio audience gives him a standing ovation, and Sherrill calls Eason “the father I never had.”