Recovery is Possible . . .

. . . When we believe in a Power great than ourselves - one day, one step, one positive thought at a time. They swarmed around like bees, but by the power of the Lord, I got rid of them and their fiery sting (Psalm 118:12...

Another Manic Monday?

Time to make your life manageable again. Trust your Higher Power to restore you to sanity. The choice is yours. Are you ready to make the decision?Are you willing to take the first step?Do you care enough to summon the energy to get up and attend a 12-Step Life...

Setting Boundaries – What’s That?

Are you having trouble setting healthy boundaries? Some enablers are not even aware we are “allowed” to have boundaries. When we learn how to develop honest relationships with others, we will find the self-respect we seek. Determining the appropriateness of our...

12 Steps: They work if You Step Out in Faith

At many 12-Step meetings, we have a closing mantra, "Keep coming back it works if you work it --so work it because You're Worth it!" And my friends that is the truth. We are worth it. Don't quit before the miracle happens, don't ask for a refund, keep believing, step...

Recovery is Possible . . .

. . . When we believe in a Power great than ourselves - one day, one step, one positive thought at a time. They swarmed around like bees, but by the power of the Lord, I got rid of them and their fiery sting (Psalm 118:12...

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Another Manic Monday?

Time to make your life manageable again. Trust your Higher Power to restore you to sanity. The choice is yours. Are you ready to make the decision?Are you willing to take the first step?Do you care enough to summon the energy to get up and attend a 12-Step Life...

read more

Setting Boundaries – What’s That?

Are you having trouble setting healthy boundaries? Some enablers are not even aware we are “allowed” to have boundaries. When we learn how to develop honest relationships with others, we will find the self-respect we seek. Determining the appropriateness of our...

read more

12 Steps: They work if You Step Out in Faith

At many 12-Step meetings, we have a closing mantra, "Keep coming back it works if you work it --so work it because You're Worth it!" And my friends that is the truth. We are worth it. Don't quit before the miracle happens, don't ask for a refund, keep believing, step...

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Taking Steps to Self-Respect

The benefit of working Step 4, taking our own inventory, and Step 8, willingness to make amends to those we have harmed, can help us recognize our character defects. But the best benefit of all is trusting God to remove those shortcomings.    As we work away from the...

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I Shoulda Blogged!

I can't believe July 15th, National Give Something Away Day came and went, and I forgot to post a blog. That was days ago, and I am determined to let the past stay in the past! And that my friends mean no more shoulda, woulda, or couldas. I'm starting over one day at...

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Following the Steps to True Freedom

True freedom comes from knowing yourself. Ever consider the 12 Steps may just be the way to begin your journey within? I pray you're willing to take that first step to inner peace and freedom. Don't discount yourself. You're worth the effort! "Then you will know the...

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Addicted to Caring or Controlling

Do you know the difference? The challenge is to strike a healthy balance between compassionate caring and compulsive controlling. Keep life manageable, stay in Step. Beginning with Step 1, Fess up! Admit! Confess your sins to each other and pray for each other so that...

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