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Month: April 2017

Alcoholism – Through My Son’s Eyes

We cannot forget the casualties of  alcoholism With all the accolades and celebrations for sobriety, which are well deserved, I can easily lose sight of the ones too often forgotten in my recovery. They are the ones that I have…

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Dreams of a Future – What Keeps Getting in the Way

The closer I get the further away it seems. There is nothing in this world that I want to accomplish more than my goals and to fulfill my purpose. The dreams that I have envisioned in my head all coming…

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Just Be Held – A Song of Security

Just Be Held is a song by the group Casting Crowns. It comes on the radio at the very times when I am feeling overwhelmed and like I may never get to the places I want to get to in…

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Truth – Beyond My Alcoholism

I live by my truth and not by the facts. What is the difference between truth and the facts? Do the facts always lead us to the truth? The facts of my past have brought me to my current truth.…

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Resurrection – Finding a New Life in Recovery

The source of our eternity traded in for an egg. The Easter bunny, dying eggs, and baskets filled with candy and fake green grass are all the rage as Easter Sunday approaches. I won’t be able to be with my…

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Transformation for the Face of Recovery

Recovery has brought a real transformation to my life. The online community of recovering addicts and alcoholics was like a breath of fresh air for me in sobriety. I had no idea the magnitude of people who I would meet…

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Entitlement or Humility

There is nothing that gives us the right to entitlement. In my morning reading this week it was entitlement versus humility that seemed to jump out at me. How easy it is for us to put on that cloak of…

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