Guidepost’s Addiction and Recovery Stories
Find Resources for Those Coping with Addiction
Millions of Americans struggle with addiction—and their families and friends are affected too. Here’s how you can seek information, guidance and assistance.
She Turned Her Grief for Her Son’s Addiction into Hope for Her Community
Susan Salomone’s non-profit is helping families fight addiction.
Spiritual Help for Those Dealing with Addiction
Ty’Ann Brown shares spiritual tips for those who are beginning the journey to recovery from addiction.
The Power of Forgiveness Was Stronger Than Her Addiction
She learned that God’s love was there for her in the midst of her troubles.
A Family’s Battle with Addiction
How one woman never lost faith despite her husband and children’s descent into drugs and alcohol
This Personal Bible Inspired His Brother’s Road to Recovery
Taking this special Bible to rehab was a source of strength and support for him.
3 Ways to Pray for Someone in Recovery
Recovery is a chance to reset the dial. To re-embrace hope and change for both you and your loved one.
A Mysterious Sign from God Helped Her Deal with Addiction
She thought her addiction was hopeless until she received a token from a young girl.
5 Things I Wish People Knew About Opioid Dependency
Roberta Messner had been using prescription opioids to manage her pain for years. Here’s what she learned from opioid withdrawal.
Comic Michael Colyar on How His Mother Inspired Him to Get Sober
Comedian Michael Colyar, who spent 23 years addicted to crack cocaine, shares how this mother’s faith—in God and in Michael—inspired him to finally achieve sobriety.
How She Overcame Opioid Addiction
Hospitalized after a serious car accident, she had to face withdrawal from the painkillers she was prescribed
What to Do When You Face Temptation
When faced with an itch, there’s a benefit to waiting it out rather than scratching it.
Addiction and Recovery: 8 Lessons from a Relapse
When an addict in recovery relapses, the return to sobriety offers important lessons.