Rick

Rick

I used to think my drinking was under control, but then one day I realized my drinking was CONTROLLING ME!   I burned all my bridges and my family was tired of hearing my excuses and constantly coming to my rescue. I had nowhere and no one turn to.  I would...
Dean and his Mom

Dean and his Mom

This scripture could not hold truer for Molly, a mother of three wonderful young men. Dean and twins, Devon and Drew were Molly’s world. She and her husband went to all lengths to make sure their children wanted for nothing. A devoted mom who would do anything for her...
Veronica and Donovan

Veronica and Donovan

My five year old son and I were wanderers.  I lost my job, and we had no place to call our own. I began substitute teaching, trying to make ends meet. Family and friends opened their doors to us in our time of need and we were grateful for their generosity. But,...
Scott

Scott

From a very early age, I knew my role in life was to protect those around me.  Growing up in an abusive home gave me the opportunity to rehearse this on a daily basis, as I would try to shield those around me from my father’s violent behavior. This toxic...
Jennifer

Jennifer

I grew up in a loving, stable family. My parents worked hard to support and provide for me. I was a good student and loved playing sports. It was important for me to gain the approval of my parents, teachers, and coaches. Unfortunately, I guess I was more of a...