Where Life Change Happens Every Day - A Blog
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In my last two blogs, I talked about the nature of addiction and the source of the addictive chemicals that are available today. Knowledge of the issue doesn’t count for much if we do not use that to see life change and restoration. It happens. Here are two life-changing stories. There is help, and there is hope.
While the Bible provides guidance on the destructive nature of certain behaviors, it also offers hope and the possibility of redemption and transformation through faith, repentance, and reliance on God. Many people find strength and support in their faith when dealing with addiction and strive to lead a life that aligns with biblical principles of self-control and holiness.
In the quest for relief, individuals may stumble into the perilous territory of addiction. There is an intricate relationship between pain awareness and addiction. We need to understand the difficulties people in pain face and the need for a balanced approach to managing it.
Every year, on the 31st of August, the state of Ohio comes together to observe Overdose Awareness Day. This sad event reminds us of the devastating consequences of substance abuse and addiction. It serves as a reminder of the immense toll they have taken on individuals, families, and communities in the state. Today is a day to honor those who died from an overdose. It is also a day to raise awareness about the opioid crisis. Additionally, it is a day to help those battling addiction through education and support.
We are a 501(c)3 non-profit organization registered with the state of Ohio and the federal government. Our staff and facilities are certified to perform the services we offer to help others get victory over alcohol or drug addiction. The strong FOH organization has excellent clinicians available for counseling. Our residential house managers are also certified and trained in counseling, first aid, CPR, and all necessary emergency procedures. They work on a rotating shift to cover the residential treatment houses 24/7.