"I can do all things through him who gives me strength." Philippians 4:13 Sweet Friend, We don't have to rely on our own strength to get us through troubling times. In fact, that rarely works or is enough. We don't have to go to battle alone and with only our meager resources to save us. We ... Read More about Doing All Things | Philippians 4
What happens if I relapse? Do I have to start all over? Fairly early in my sobriety my husband left unexpectedly on a business trip. The last time he did that, I drank. For two straight days and after 68 days of not drinking. A lot of other things were going on right then including a nasty visit ... Read More about What If I Relapse?
"No temptation has overtaken you except what is common to mankind. And God is faithful; he will not let you be tempted, he will also provide you a way out so that you can endure it." 1 Corinthians 10:13 Sweet Friend, This weekend held a lot of challenges and temptations for me. Satan worked on ... Read More about Temptation | 1 Corinthians 10:13
"Consider the lilies, how they grow: they neither toil nor spin, yet I tell you, even Solomon in all his glory was not arrayed like one of these. But if God so clothes the grass, which is alive in the field today, and tomorrow is thrown into the oven, how much more will he clothe you, O you of ... Read More about Lily Season | Luke 12:27
I want to share a piece with you that I wrote for Stigma Fighters. When I first started to tell my story publicly, I spent a lot of nights awake and stressed. Sharing something so personal and filled with so many different emotions is hard. I started sharing my recovery journey on this self-titled ... Read More about When God Calls You To Recover Out Loud