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Shake Your Dust Off “Shake off your dust; rise up, sit enthroned, O Jerusalem. Free yourself from the chains on your neck, O captive Daughter of Zion.” Isaiah 52:2 Remember when you were a kid and you would be playing outside, running so hard and fast that you...

Diamond in the Rough Hopefully you all have read my previous article, “God Meant It For Good” because this article is going off of that- I wrote a little on addict being a “diamond in the rough” and it got me thinking a little more...

God Meant It For Good “They falsely accused him, wrongly imprisoned him, ignored and maligned him...

Addiction and Grace “I think our failure is necessary, for it is in failure and helplessness that we can most honestly and completely turn to grace.  Grace is our only hope for dealing with addiction, the only power that can truly vanquish its destructiveness.  Grace is...

Like A Tree…You Have A Purpose I’m sitting here on my couch looking out through all our windows and I begin to think how I’m surrounded by dead, lifeless, bare, still trees, plants and bushes.  I am literally sitting right smack dab in the middle of...

Recovery is Hard…But Addiction is Harder To the addict, can I ask you a few questions? *How hard is it to find drugs sometimes? *How hard is it to “meet up” with people or get in contact with them, especially when you are going through withdrawal? *How bad can...