They told Dr. Terry Johnsson he'd amount to nothing. But instead, he rose all the way to the Presidential Honor Guard, serving three U.S. presidents! Listen to this story about the power of prayer, miracles and a man who defied all odds.

Episode Chapters

  • Terry writes his ABCs backwards in the front of the class

    Starting at 9 min 
    41 sec

    Terry finally gets caught in front of everyone. Was it a joke? Or could he really not write his alphabet?

  • The hope is that Terry can amount to something . . . one day

    Starting at 12 min 
    23 sec

    Terry's school psychologist tells his mom that her son will never rise beyond third grade. Terry seems destined to amount to nothing.

  • One of the hardest decisions Terry ever made

    Starting at 37 min 
    55 sec

    Terry has to choose between his friends and his faith.

  • Terry joins the U.S. Air Force

    Starting at 46 min 
    00 sec

    He always dreamed of flying in airplanes and traveling the world. So Terry speaks with an Air Force recruiter and ends up joining.

  • Terry makes history as White House Honor Guard member

    Starting at 54 min 
    00 sec

    Terry wants out of police academy and back into chaplaincy school. So he asks his friend Jeff to join the Honor Guard and use his influence.

  • Oops. "Gomer Pyle" salutes backwards

    Starting at 56 min 
    06 sec

    Terry has an embarrassing moment when he salutes with the wrong hand.