Recovery

Everyone suffers, whether it's from illness, emotional distress, or addiction. Recovery is the place of healing where you can come back to a state of wholeness.
Guideposts Senior Editor Jim Hinch
Addiction and Recovery

A Reason for Hope: Stories of Recovery

Senior Editor Jim Hinch looks back at our year-long series on addiction and shares what he learned from overseeing it.

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A mother and her son looking at a sunset together.
Addiction and Recovery

The Power of Truth Saved Her Son from Drugs

She couldn’t bring herself to confront her son about his drug use and it nearly cost him his life.

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Her Loving Grandpa Saved Her From Addiction
Addiction and Recovery

Her Loving Grandpa Saved Her From Addiction

How her grandfather guided her to change her life for the better.

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A family celebrates Christmas
Addiction and Recovery

Setting Limits for a Sober Christmas

A recovery coach offers advice for the holiday season to those who have loved ones who struggle with substance misuse.

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Father and son in serious front porch conversation.
Addiction and Recovery

4 Tips to Help Protect Your Kids from Drugs and Alcohol

Practical advice from the medical director at the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation Youth Continuum

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An artist's rendering of a woman in distress surrounded by praying hands
Addiction and Recovery

The Prayers of Others Saw Her Through Opioid Withdrawal

In the throes of flagrant opioid withdrawal, she was beginning to despair, but the prayers of friends and strangers lifted her up.

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A man holding a Bible in his hand.
Addiction and Recovery

This Personal Bible Inspired His Brother's Road to Recovery

Taking this special Bible to rehab was a source of strength and support for him.

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Celebrate Recovery with Guideposts and Resolve2Quit
Addiction and Recovery

Celebrate Recovery with Guideposts and Resolve2Quit

September is Celebrate Recovery Month. Join Guideposts and R2Q for a special Facebook Live event on September 12 at noon ET.

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Ty'Ann Brown shares spiritual tips for those in recovery due to issues with addiction.
Addiction and Recovery

Spiritual Help for Those Dealing with Addiction

Ty'Ann Brown shares spiritual tips for those who are beginning the journey to recovery from addiction. 

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Carolyn at the Sixteenth Street Baptist Church today; (right) the church after the bombing in 1963.
Addiction and Recovery

The Power of Forgiveness Was Stronger Than Her Addiction

She learned that God's love was there for her in the midst of her troubles.

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