Did you know that an Intensive Outpatient Program can be the secret weapon in addiction treatment? If you have ever tried to find freedom from addiction, you are probably familiar with several tried and true tools that have helped countless people … [Read more...]
Ever Compare Your Recovery To The Recovery Of Someone Else?
As sons of Adam, we have a propensity to classify our sin in one of two ways: we’ve broken a rule (black and white legalism) or we’re not as bad as that other guy (comparative liberalism). The danger with a legalistic approach to life is that we can … [Read more...]
Finding Safe People: You Can’t Trust Just Anybody…
You need to be meeting at least once per week with a group of three to five men as you undertake this process of building for freedom. These men should be guys with whom you can feel safe sharing your secrets. Anything said in a group meeting is to … [Read more...]
Why Should We Invite Others Along Our Recovery Journey?
When we detach ourselves from God and others because of the fears that rule our hearts, the only thing we accomplish is the perpetuation of the enemy’s purpose for our lives. Satan, the father of lies, thrives on stealing, killing, and destroying. If … [Read more...]
Secrecy Kills, Honesty Heals
The problem with secrets is that they only seem to protect us. We think that our only option is to hide the truth—that we’ll be rejected or hurt or destroyed or abandoned if the truth is exposed. And when we are talking about our relationships with … [Read more...]
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