Our purpose for assembling this collection of personal spiritual journeys is to inspire those who suffer with substance abuse to open their hearts and minds to the idea of this “Power Greater Than Ourselves”. Our sincere hope is to provide an access point to a path of spiritual growth by providing a large cross-section of experiences from people who have overcome these difficulties.
Quotes you may recognize:
“I am still far from being what I want to be,
but with God's help I shall succeed.”
Vincent Van Gogh
“God always takes the simplest way.”
“I believe in Christianity as I believe that
the sun has risen: not only because I see it,
but because by it I see everything else.”
“Do not be afraid; our faith cannot be taken
from us; it is a gift.”
Dante Alighieri, Inferno
“Now, God be praised, that to believing souls
faith gives light in darkness, comfort in despair.”
“That deep emotional conviction of the
presence of a superior reasoning power, which
is revealed in the incomprehensible universe,
forms my idea of God.”
“We are never defeated unless we give up on God.”
“God, our Creator, has stored within our minds
and personalities, great potential strength and ability.
Prayer helps us tap and develop these powers.”
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
“Faith is taking the first step even when
you don't see the whole staircase.”
Martin Luther King, Jr.
“To one who has faith, no explanation is necessary.
To one without faith, no explanation is possible.”