The importance of Faith in a higher power

Nicely written! Relevant to the searching soul!

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I’ve been meaning to write something about the idea of a higher power for a while now. Over the last 8 months I’ve had to make dramatic changes in my life that absolutely were directly affected because of my faith in something bigger than me. I currently work a 12 step program that asks we believe in a God of our understandings, because of the important role it plays in the life of a recovering addict.

Most addicts in active addiction, are lost and isolated and have lost faith in God or a higher power. The place we go to is soo dark that trying to conceive the possible notion that where we are at is part of a bigger plan is tough. Faith in God is something that requires looking at the bigger picture and putting aside the need for instant gratification or instant relief of pain and suffering…

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About jhalladay13

Photographer, Knitter, Mother , Christian, Recovering, Victim, Survivor, Thrive, Activist, Reader, Church Singer,Learning Inuktitut language of Baffin Island Inuit. Community Leader, Activist, Advocate and Disrupter!

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