January 31, 2019

Where Are YOUR Roots?

Where Are YOUR Roots?   It never ceases to amaze me how much the world around us reflects spiritual truths found in our daily lives. Some […]
January 31, 2019

Julian’s Story

My story starts out pretty simple. I had a really good childhood growing up in Knoxville, TN. My mother worked to support me and my sister […]
January 15, 2019

It’s hard to hope for a rainbow while struggling to survive the storm.

It’s said that addiction isn’t just the problem of an addict, but that it is also a family problem. Several years ago, I watched my college-aged […]
December 6, 2018

“Recovery for the Holidays” (Family Edition)

“Recovery for the Holidays” (Family Edition)    Can you feel it? Temperatures dropping as the fall winds usher in our winter season ~ The faint aroma […]
October 22, 2015

Questions About Sponsorship – Part 1

Listen to: Questions About Sponsorship – Part 1 Read by: Rebecca Balko Length: 5:14 For many people in early recovery, sponsorship is a challenging area for […]
October 7, 2015

Practicing the Principles in All Our Affairs

Listen to: Practicing the Principles in All Our Affairs Read by: Rebecca Balko Length: 5:16 First  “What does it mean to practice?” (1) To do something […]
August 13, 2015

HOW To Succeed In Recovery

Listen to: HOW: Honesty Open-mindedness Willingness Read by: Rebecca Balko Length: 4:28 Honesty, Open-mindedness, and Willingness Honesty Admit to myself that “my” best thinking got me […]
June 4, 2015

Do You Have Your Umbrella?

Listen to: Do You Have Your Umbrella? Read by: Rebecca Balko Length: 5:05 The umbrella, a wonderful invention wasn’t it? The “collapsable umbrella” dates back to […]