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Eddie James Concerts: Participatory Worship

I attended my first Eddie James concert last night in Leominster, MA. Wow! It was absolutely stunning. Before I talk about the performance I want to say a little bit about the audience. 570 more words


Living With an Addict: The Lying, the Manipulation, the Heartache

It’s 6:09 am; I’m sitting in the Ft. Lauderdale International Airport, mentally prepping myself to board the plane back to home. This has been an emotionally exhausting trip filled with crying, uncomfortable conversations, and happy moments as well. 1,519 more words


Rehab Yoga and T-shirt Entrepreneurship

On a cloudy Saturday at ARTpool Gallery in St. Petersburg, FL, shoppers amble among tents of handmade jewelry, knitted dog sweaters and other handcrafts sold at open-air markets. 590 more words

Tampa Bay

Compassion, Not Judgment – Parenting a Child With a Substance Abuse Disorder

There are few things a parent can hear about their child that would break their hearts more than a confession of substance abuse and addiction. And though we cannot help our reactions sometimes, the fear of disappointment, rejection, or punishment is what often keeps our children hiding these potentially lethal secrets. 593 more words

Drug & Alcohol Treatment

What do I choose!?

Sometimes life is extremely challenging and there are times when it’s particularly difficult not to curl up in a ball under my duvet and hide from the world…but then I would not be living the learning that I encourage my clients to practice in their lives.   781 more words

The Road To Recovery

Plans for Izzy's Place to Model Christ-Centered Recovery Homes Nationwide

LA VERNE, Calif., Oct. 23, 2015 /Christian Newswire/ — Homes of Promise, a recovery home organization using Christian principles in order to help restore lives, held its first HOP Leadership Community meeting recently in order to bring people together who are interested in coming alongside the non-profit. 335 more words


National Recovery Month: 5 Tips For Preparing For A Rehabilitation Program

Regardless of the exact substance, addiction is a disease that causes both psychological and physical dependence. Quitting ‘cold turkey’ is not only incredibly difficult; it can be dangerous and possibly deadly. 622 more words