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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.

January 2011 Entries

Broken People

The scream of the sirens stopped at a home in our neighborhood. It wasn’t long before I noticed neighbors gathered on the streets. The news that somebody’s daughter died of an accidental overdose made me question, “Why that mother and not me, Lord?”

posted @ Wednesday, January 12, 2011 5:34 AM | Feedback (6)

New Year - New You Strategy

40 insights to break habits and build strength to become your best! Take some tips from the pros. Make changes in the ways you take care of your body and soul, perspective on life, interacting with others, and the motivation behind choices you make. A few tweaks toward positive change and you'll be glad you did.

posted @ Friday, January 07, 2011 8:36 AM | Feedback (3)

Pleading for Change

Have you ever begged someone to do something? Maybe begged your teenagers to clean their room? Perhaps your mother pleaded with you to straighten up your life or you have a spouse who implores you to quit doing that thing that you do.

posted @ Wednesday, January 05, 2011 11:28 AM | Feedback (1)