Tag Archives: 12 steps

The Power Of Reaching Out

There is power in reaching out for help. I have been undergoing a difficult season in my life. Dealing with medical issues and going to college at the same time. Last week a Professor had to point out that what … Continue reading

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Trusting Yourself

Trust and recovery can take time. I have been working on issues of trusting others lately. Regaining trust can be difficult especially if you are the loved one of the addict. I recently texted these words “Proceed with caution.” She … Continue reading

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God The Pilot

Sometimes life’s flight plans change. I never thought that one day I would walk away from a 17 year nursing career. But I did. I never thought that after 8 years I would be so close to starting a new … Continue reading

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Dealing With Rejection

There may be times in your recovery that you may have to deal with rejection. Don’t take this too personally. Lack of trust may be the cause of the rejection. Loved ones are afraid of you slipping back into your … Continue reading

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Romans 7:18-21

The following bible verse is from The Life Recovery Bible by Tyndale House Publishing. Romans 7:18-20 And I know that nothing good lives in me, that is in my sinful nature. I want to do what is right, but I … Continue reading

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When All Else Fails…..Call Your Higher Power

Have you every felt so defeated that you didn’t know where to turn to? When you are feeling run down, beaten, or defeated, that’s when you need to turn to your higher power for strength and courage. You can start … Continue reading

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Recovery Is A Choice…….

<em You made the decision to start your addiction…… Now you are making a conscious decision to end your DIS-EASE. One simple question…….. Why now? So…… You say that you want to be free of your addiction? My question to … Continue reading

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