Tag Archives: Perseverance

Routines vs. Ruts

As I mentioned several weeks ago, routines can be a comfort to us when we are working through our recoveries. They provide an element of control in a world/life run amok with sin, chaos, and addiction(s). Routines in training can … Continue reading

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Lessons From Untangling Yarn

Many years ago, when I was around nine years old, my Grandmother taught me to crochet. When I took it up again several years ago, to refresh my memory and teach my daughter, I found it to be quite relaxing. … Continue reading

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The Hopelessness and Frustration of Being Becalmed

The period beginning in late 2015 and continuing through 2016 turned out to be a very challenging time for my family and me; thus, I have not actively posted since October of 2015. Without going into details now, we have … Continue reading

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Gardening and Recovery

As I have been working in our garden this spring and summer, I frequently find myself thinking about the lessons learned from gardening that can be applied to our journey to Recovery. It all begins with preparing the soil for … Continue reading

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Perseverance

Perseverance is an essential part of our journey towards recovery, regardless of what it is we are struggling with. No matter how much progress one has made, or how well others may think we are doing from the outside, I … Continue reading

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Making Amends

During the past weeks I have touched on the importance of Forgiveness as one works through their recovery process, and focused on the need to forgive others as well as ourselves. Today I would like to draw your attention to … Continue reading

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