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The Spiritual Void in Early Recovery

I tend to harp on this idea a bit but I see it so much in my daily experience that I have to keep...

Tapping into Your Spiritual Intuition to Make Recovery Decisions

How can we tap into our spiritual side in order to make better decisions in recovery? My philosophy is that in early recovery, our intuition...

Spiritual Self – What Does the Concept Mean for Your Recovery?

Spiritual self is a way to put a label on how we see ourselves. Photo by Stuck in Customs Your spiritual self is how you...

How to Let Go and Let God in Addiction Recovery

How exactly do we let go and let God in recovery? The process of doing so successfully always starts with awareness. Photo by Peter...

The Creative Process of Spiritual Development in an Alcoholic Recovery

The process of developing spiritually in recovery can be summarized by these two ideas: 1) Moving from self-centeredness towards an interest in others   2) A continuously...

Spirituality is the Foundation of the Creative Theory of Recovery

Spirituality is fuel for the creative life in recovery. What is spirituality? The word has become less and less precise over time, and we tend...

Addiction is Slavery

Addiction is slavery. At first we experiment with the substance. Then it becomes fun. For a while, we have a blast with our drug of...

Getting Over an Addiction

Photo by Werewolfen When someone says "I need to get over this addiction," I can't help but stop for a moment and shake my...

Making a Decision for Recovery: Deciding to Stay Clean and Sober...

Consciously choosing recovery and sobriety, and deciding to stay clean and sober and stick with it, is no simple task. The secret of recovery--of overcoming...

Can a Person Choose to Have a Spiritual Experience?

For many of us in recovery, it has become clear that a spiritual experience (or awakening) has been the key to our continuing sobriety....