Recovery from addiction is a major undertaking and a gift you give yourself, your family, and your community. While recovery can be a long and arduous process, it is so gratifying when you can confidently say your addiction is well-managed and no longer in control of your life. Share addiction stories to inspire others to take their first steps toward recovery.
A Vietnam vet struggling with alcohol addiction shares how her simple sewing kits made a big impact.
Tormented by memories of the Vietnam War, he turned to alcohol. Music was his path to sobriety and salvation.Continue reading
He found a medallion honoring 25 years of sobriety. But who did the chip belong to?Continue reading
He had been a crack addict, a fugitive and an inmate, but one sincere prayer helped him turn his life around.Continue reading
Guideposts' VP of Ministries explores how the Serenity Prayer can positively impact your life, whether or not you are dealing with an addiction or are in a 12-step program.Continue reading
Her father was trying to make amends, but could she forgive him for his emotional abuse during her childhood?Continue reading
The former drug addict spent time in prison; then a mysterious letter propelled him to change his life.
He almost died in the fire that killed his mother and brother. But the divine encounter gave him the strength he needed to get sober years later.Continue reading
After decades of coping with an incurable disease and a reliance on opioids, her suffering ended almost overnight.Continue reading