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Lamar Odom says he has been 'saved' by Jesus Christ four years after his overdose.

's 39-year-old ex husband took to Instagram earlier this week to post about his faith as he said he 'had to show Jesus my appreciation for keeping me alive!'

The post came just days after his ex brother-in-law Kanye West released his first gospel album, Jesus Is King, to lukewarm reviews. 

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Saved: Lamar Odom took to Instagram earlier this week to post about his faith as he said he 'had to show Jesus my appreciation for keeping me alive!'

Saved: Lamar Odom took to Instagram earlier this week to post about his faith as he said he 'had to show Jesus my appreciation for keeping me alive!'

Inspiration? The post came just days after his ex brother-in-law Kanye West released his first gospel album, Jesus Is King, to lukewarm reviews

Inspiration? The post came just days after his ex brother-in-law Kanye West released his first gospel album, Jesus Is King, to lukewarm reviews

He posted two images of himself standing on an altar with his hands in the air in front of Pastor R.A. Vernon.

Odom wrote: 'Nowadays I’m doing the best I can in walking with the Lord. Thanks to Pastor Vernon @drravernon , I got saved at @thewordchurch this weekend. 

'I had to show Jesus my appreciation for keeping me alive!' 

On October 13, 2015, Odom was hospitalized after being found unconscious at legal brothel in Nevada, The Love Ranch, suffered kidney failure and several heart attacks and strokes days after cocaine use.

'I got saved': He posted two images of himself standing on an altar with his hands in the air in front of Pastor R.A. Vernon

'I got saved': He posted two images of himself standing on an altar with his hands in the air in front of Pastor R.A. Vernon

'I had to show Jesus my appreciation for keeping me alive!' On October 13, 2015, Odom was hospitalized after being found unconscious at legal brothel in Nevada, The Love Ranch, suffered kidney failure and several heart attacks and strokes days after cocaine use

'I had to show Jesus my appreciation for keeping me alive!' On October 13, 2015, Odom was hospitalized after being found unconscious at legal brothel in Nevada, The Love Ranch, suffered kidney failure and several heart attacks and strokes days after cocaine use

At one point he was comatose and placed on life support as estranged wife Khloe rushed to be at his side despite being in the middle of the divorce process.

The Good American Jeans founder and Lamar met at a party on August 26, 2009, and within two days they were joined at the hip.

'They're very, very happy. They're literally inseparable. Khloe thinks he's amazing, and he makes her laugh and smile constantly,' Kim told People at the time.

And they made their happiness official on September 27, 2009, marrying in a Keeping Up

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