Dear Addict- Part 3
I am telling you as someone who has been through toxic cycles. I am no different than you. Therapy is the coolest thing I’ve ever done; reaching out for help didn’t make me weak, it made me strong. I am incredibly far from where I used to be and I’m pretty proud of that.
When to Let the Addict Go - Part 2
But, this is for them to do, not for you to try and fix. Quit wasting the energy God gave you on someone who doesn’t want to change their life. They need to be ready. None of us can ever tell an addict or substance abuser to be ready.
When to Let the Addict Go
I was tired and exhausted from trying to keep up. I was tired of the life he kept wanting to live. He would say the most degrading things to me.
A Few Things I Have Learned
That space between your neck and shoulder was specifically designed for a baby’s head to rest…a kiss always makes a boo boo feel better…macaroni and cheese is a completely acceptable dinner…love at first sight is real…and lastly, motherhood is HARD.
So this Valentine’s Day, celebrate the gift of love and that special someone in your life. Get dressed up, buy a fun card, and go on a date. Just remember to not place so many expectations on that one night. He may not buy you a card or get you flowers. Is it really that big of a deal?
New Year, New Word
Which word is going to represent this new year for your family? We are all in this together, so let’s all show the ways that we are going to make 2018 a better year for our families and our communities.
Happy 25th Birthday!
Today marks 25 years that The Hope Clinic has had its doors open, in order to serve moms and dads in our community.
Thrivent Choice Dollars Available
Thrivent Choice gives eligible members the opportunity to recommend where some of Thrivent Financial’s charitable outreach funds go by directing Choice Dollars.
The Hope Clinic now offering STD Screening; adds hours and staff
Jim Heckman took over as Executive Director at The Hope Clinic last August, succeeding Teri Hogg. Heckman recently reported on a number of exciting new things underway at the clinic.