In Spite of Me

Xulon Press presents an inspiring autobiography.

A Reminder That Nothing Can Separate Us from the Love of Christ, Even Our Own Mistakes

Xulon Press presents an inspiring autobiography.


Author Rene Fuentes helps others find their security in Christ through In Spite of Me ($13.49, paperback, 9781662800504; $6.99, e-book, 9781662800511).


Fuentes was surfing when he suffered a massive heart attack and was gifted a vision of the One who has been looking out for him his entire life.  Through his story, he wishes to encourage others to rest in the love and acceptance of the Heavenly Father who cares for His children in spite of themselves.


“No matter who you are, where you come from, your failures, your mistakes, there is Someone who has been working in your life, drawing you to Him…. He has always accepted you,” said Fuentes.


Rene Fuentes holds an undergrad in Marketing, an MBA and various business certificates.  He has been a stockbroker, realtor, mortgage banker and insurance salesperson, both starting businesses and working at an executive level for Fortune 1000 companies.  Now retired due to health concerns, he manages his own stock portfolio and leads three men’s Bible studies.  Fuentes and his wife share four adult children and 6 grandchildren with more on the way.




Xulon Press, a division of Salem Media Group, is the world’s largest Christian self-publisher, with more than 15,000 titles published to date. In Spite of Me is available online through,, and


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