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Overcoming Addictions - Help for Christians

Christians and non-Christian alike battle with addictions and other behaviors that they find themselves struggling to leave behind. Through faith in Jesus Christ and placing emotional and spiritual health as attainable goals, we can all be overcomers.

This blog, produced by Certified Recovery Specialist Beth Livingston, is for people to exchange struggles and victories of breaking free from addictions and other hurtful behaviors.

October 2010 Entries

Your Addiction, Your Idol

Colossians 3:5 says, "So put to death the sinful, earthly things lurking within you. Have nothing to do with sexual immorality, impurity, lust, and evil desires. Don't be greedy, for a greedy person is an idolater, worshiping the things of this world." Did those last six words strike a chord with you? WORSHIPING THE THINGS OF THIS WORLD - Isn't that what we're doing when we choose our sinful behavior? We choose to stick close to our addiction and keep Jesus at arm's length.

posted @ Wednesday, October 27, 2010 10:08 PM | Feedback (0)

Three Keys to Prevent Relapse

Do you want to be free from a habit or addiction without relapse? Then you must take action to prevent it from happening. Urges WILL come! You must plan to protect yourself.

posted @ Wednesday, October 13, 2010 11:49 PM | Feedback (2)