Addiction

Country music legend Johnny Cash
Addiction and Recovery

Johnny Cash on Overcoming Addiction

In this story from November 1970, beloved singer Johnny Cash reveals the story of his struggle with drugs—and the Bible verse that inspired his recovery.

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Guideposts Editor-in-Chief Edward Grinnan's dog, Millie
Addiction and Recovery

RIP George Jones, Alcoholic

Jones is an accurate face of the disease of alcoholism, of relapse and denial. His struggles were as much an inspiration as his successes.

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Pat Summerall. Credit: Getty Images via www.wfaa.com
Inspiring Stories

The Voice of Redemption

As Pat Summerall came to grips with his alcoholism, he began to read the Bible daily and opened his heart to God.

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Delilah Has Love to Spare
Addiction and Recovery

Delilah Has Love to Spare

The popular radio personality has known many heartaches—a troubled childhood, crippling addictions. Find out how she triumphed.

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Bill Wilson, co-founder of Alcoholics Anonymous
Addiction and Recovery

Is A.A. for Alcoholics Only?

In this story from 1947, Bill Wilson, cofounder of Alcoholics Anonymous, looks at how that group's principles apply to all.

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Julie Ziglar Norman
Addiction and Recovery

Healing a Marriage Through Recovery

I thought my husband had the drinking problem. But it was I who needed help.

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whitney houston, getty images
Addiction and Recovery

Remembering Whitney Houston

As a gifted young singer she was an inspiration to millions. What killed Whitney Houston kills one American every nineteen minutes.

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Guideposts Editor-in-Chief Edward Grinnan
Stories of Faith

Relapse Redux

I know firsthand how Josh Hamilton must feel today and how important it is for him to hold fast to his faith and his sobriety.

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Tyree makes "The Catch"
Addiction and Recovery

How David Tyree's Faith Helped Him Turn Away from Drugs and Alcohol

The former NFL player credits God for his recovery from addiction.

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Miriam Wilmoth and her faithful friend Charita who inspired her to quit smoking.
Living Longer, Living Better

Cold Turkey on Thanksgiving

As an act of faith and friendship, a smoker is inspired to turn her back on tobacco.

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