Each influence that surrounds us alter our thinking, which drives our actions, ultimately determining our outcome in life. This is why in order to change your life, you must start with how you think.
Despite how you may feel about yourself, despite the limits society may place on you, know that you have great potential. You Have What It Takes!
From my experience in religious environments, I noticed a tendency to make many issues a spiritual one. I have found that this is not necessarily the case. Every mental and physical illness does not require divine intervention.