I Am Redeemed – Celebration of Life

Nearly 4 years of recovery, he experienced a freedom that causes a celebration. He enjoys the spiritual interactions with family, friends, and people at work.

Self Help Survival

“Redeemed” – Big Daddy Weave

Today marks my 4th birthday in active recovery and I have been more than sober these last four years.  Approximately 3 – 3 1/2 years into my recovery from addiction, something changed in my heart and soul.  I had a realization at this time that I do not need to continue to carry the heavy chains of addiction and I have come to truly understand within myself that being in active recovery is my way of life for eternity.

I had the knowledge in my mind that I could never drink again or I would lose everything, but did not necessarily feel it in my true self, as I do now.  I am proud of myself for continuing to make strides in my recovery and to help others have a positive outlook on life (it doesn’t even have to relate to addiction in helping others). I…

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