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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.

November 2011 Entries

Thanksgiving for Those in Recovery

Thanksgiving can be a tough time for those in recovery from substance abuse. You may visit family or friends who serve alcohol and insist that everyone have a drink. They don’t understand addiction. They think because they can have one drink and stop that everyone else can too. We know the truth. Perhaps family and friends don’t insist, but you drink to avoid feeling like the odd one there. In a desperate attempt to fit in, you take that drink and begin the vicious cycle of drinking or drugging

posted @ Wednesday, November 23, 2011 2:38 PM | Feedback (0)