Weakness to Strength

Weakness to Strength

Have I acknowledged and accepted my weakness over alcohol? Answering this question honestly is crucial to my recovery from alcoholism. It is the very first step on the road to recovery. For some of us, this was possibly the most difficult thing we have had to face in...
Storm at Sea

Storm at Sea

This past Sunday we heard about the storm on the Sea of Galilee. It brought back memories of our own storm during our drinking days and nights. “That day as evening drew on Jesus said to them; let us cross over to the farther shore. Leaving the crowd, they took him...
Guest House 5k “Run Over Addiction”

Guest House 5k “Run Over Addiction”

LAKE ORION, Michigan – More than 130 runners and walkers ignored the drizzle and participated in the inaugural running of Run Over Addiction, a 5K run/walk hosted by Guest House May 16, 2015. The scenic course which started and ended at Scripps Mansion, on the campus...
Easter – A Time of Hope!

Easter – A Time of Hope!

Each of us has a natural tendency to tear the past into little pieces in order to prepare the future. Without realizing it, few are interested in the present moment, in exploiting its strengths and its energies.  We utilize the present more for crying over our trials,...
The Journey Continues

The Journey Continues

THE WORD OF GOD The reading is from Matthew’s Gospel: When they drew near Jerusalem and came to Bethphage on the Mount of Olives, Jesus sent two disciples, saying to them, “Go into the village opposite you, and immediately you will find an ass tethered,...