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Celebrate Recovery: A Hymn of Thanksgiving

I recently sat down with our Celebrate Recovery (CR) leadership team, men and women who have been engaged in the healing work of CR for several years.  I was curious: What made them come back week after week to serve

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Posted in Sharing Our Stories, Testimonies

Step 9: Letters of Healing & Forgiveness

I’ve been down this road before, through the sometimes grueling task of doing my 12-step work in the safety of a Step Study small group setting.    It’s a long process of committed weekly meetings for nine months or more.  I

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Posted in 12 Steps, Sharing Our Stories

The Impossible Made Possible

Originally posted on Who Moved My Tree:
Yesterday was a good day, but it was also bittersweet.  We celebrated the life of a man I had only known for about 3 years.  But, in those 3 years, he was a…

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Posted in Sharing Our Stories, Testimonies

The Role of Therapy in Christian Recovery

If you’ve been in recovery for any length of time, you may have sought the wisdom and emotional expertise of a professional counselor.  We may seek a therapist for a rough patch related to our present circumstances, or develop a

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Posted in Recovery Principles

I Walked this Road Before

As a Celebrate Recovery leader, I get the pleasure of watching God at work and speaking into others’ lives.  It’s not because I’m a trained recovery professional or a therapist.  It’s because I’ve walked this road before and experienced the

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Posted in Recovery Principles, Sharing Our Stories

Rebuild this House

It has taken me a long time to recognize and accept how hard this whole recovery thing is.  I keep plodding along, making constant yet small changes, growing bit by bit. All of this is good news, and, I believe,

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An Attitude of Gratitude: It’s Not Easy

In a few days many of us will join together with others and celebrate a time of connection and of giving thanks for our blessings. Many years ago, before I started recovery, Thanksgiving was the only day of the year

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Posted in Recovery Principles, Sharing Our Stories
Special Meeting Announcement

Official Monday night CR meetings are temporarily suspended and will resume January 2018. All are welcome to attend a weekly ‘Healing is a Choice’ group on Monday nights at 7PM, 10/2-12/18/2017, at the same location.

Check the national CR meeting locator for other local programs. (http://locator.crgroups.info/)

Location & Time:
425-392-8636
Monday evenings, 7 PM, men's accountability group, in the UnderGround Cafe.
No meetings on holidays.
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