Police officers are our local Heroes. Our Keepers of Order. The Ones Who Keep Us Safe. In "The Gift," we see the courageous faith-filled life of one police officer inspired by God to tell his story. Read the captivating story of police officer, Kevin Barnes, and challenge your own personal faith. With real life stories of disappointment, hurt, and death redeemed by love, hope, and faith, you will be moved to pursue life beyond where you are. Kevin's story challenges each person to stop living just a 'normal' life, but seek a life of faith in God. "The Gift" will invite you to seek how to obtain the gift that will change your whole life forever. You will be encouraged to receive an immeasurable grace through this gift and watch your life transform before your eyes. If you are ready to take your own adventure and see how a gift can bring such peace, joy, and love to your life, this book is for you Kevin is radical about the Savior of his life and has been forever changed by the surrender of self to an Almighty God. He has a heart for Jesus and desires everyone to have a personal relationship with the Father. Experiencing the deep love and transformation of heart in a way that only Christ can accomplish has inspired him to share his faith journey. Kevin is a nineteen year veteran of the Oklahoma City Police Department. He and his wife live in the Oklahoma City with their four children. His love for his family spills over into every aspect of his life as he selflessly devotes much of his time to family. He and his family attend The Cathedral church in Oklahoma City where they serve under the Apostolic Leadership of Bishop Tony Miller.