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5 Things to accomplish in the next 30 days

by Will Hart

Posted on March 15, 2017 at 23:01 PM

    Spring cleaning Spring is only five days away and you know what that means… time to clean. Spring cleaning is a common tradition practiced by many people. Taking some time to clean up around the house is an excellent way to kick winter goodbye and start the new season off right. Now most […]

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The Ladder

by Guest Author

Posted on March 07, 2017 at 20:16 PM

“The Ladder” is a short story written by an L+C member, Greg R. He wrote the story during his time at Calvary Healing Center, and he wants to share it with The Life Challenge community. Enjoy!   “Again?” He thought to himself… How can this be happening again! Coming to his senses in an unfamiliar […]

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Honesty as a Spiritual Principle

by Ben Wilson

Posted on February 22, 2017 at 15:43 PM

  Honesty as a Spiritual Principle Alcoholics and addicts in active addiction know dishonesty and denial intimately, and are confused and frightened of the truth. The crux for us is that the truth is the only thing that can save us and set us free from our disease. There is an old saying in the […]

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6 Things to accomplish in the next 30 days

by Will Hart

Posted on February 15, 2017 at 22:35 PM

    Hello everyone! I hope 2017 is going well for you so far. As we are half way through February, I hope you had a chance to complete some of our challenges from last month. If not, have no fear the L+C team is here to give you five brand new challenges for the […]

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Unplug

by Hudson Jones

Posted on February 01, 2017 at 21:24 PM

It’s been thirteen years since Facebook was founded and ten years since the first iPhone was released. In early 2013 smartphone sales surpassed the sale of standard cell phones, and now there more than 2 billion smartphone users worldwide. With social media notifications, news updates, phone calls, texts and emails all within arm’s reach the […]

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5 Things to accomplish in the next 30 days

by Will Hart

Posted on January 15, 2017 at 12:00 PM

As we are quickly moving through the new year the Life Challenge team is working hard to make 2017 the best year yet. So we thought we would go ahead and start the year off right with another 30 day challenge. So here we go! Good luck!   Volunteer at a Charity Let’s start the [...]

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Looking back on Addiction in 2016

by Teela Etheridge

Posted on January 13, 2017 at 15:38 PM

  As we turn the calendar to another year, it’s natural to reflect on the year we have left behind. 2016 has given us a myriad of headlines that have both lifted our sprits as well as diminished our confidence in humanity. Media coverage of addiction has strolled on both sides of that line. We […]

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New Year = New Goals

by Hudson Jones

Posted on January 01, 2017 at 09:00 AM

As we begin the New Year, a great opportunity lies before us. The holidays are over, and everything that happened in the year before is in the past. Now we can look forward at the year ahead and decide what we want to do with it! A good way to choose what you want to […]

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2016 Life Challenge Recap

by Jacy Bruck

Posted on December 19, 2016 at 22:46 PM

  The Life Challenge has seen many changes and improvements in 2016. The manager of the L+C, Sabrina, launched the new program in February and watched as her hard work paid off. We shifted from just an alumni program to a unified recovery support team that walks with our members as they take on the […]

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The Difference between Trust and Forgiveness

by Ben Wilson

Posted on December 12, 2016 at 17:23 PM

Many people in recovery have a hard time with Forgiveness and Trust. We’ve been hurt. We’ve been victimized. We have trauma and PTSD in our past that haunts us. We’ve also done terrible things, with and in our character defects, to keep our alcoholism and addiction alive. To feed this disease we have to do […]

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