Most of my childhood, I was raised in a Christian home. We were always in a church until my parents started backsliding and drinking. Quickly, the booze became more important than anything, including going to church. I knew at a young age and without a doubt, that I had a Heavenly Father who loved me [READ MORE…]
Shortly after being jailed on drug possession, I learned about the RU Inside program. I came to Union County jail for a reason, but God had a bigger reason!
This is the story of how my life was transformed through faith-based recovery. I have struggled with addiction since I was 14 years old. In fact, I remember my 14th birthday and someone offering me a cigarette for the first time. From that moment on, I never stopped; instead, I just added drugs and alcohol. My [READ MORE…]
Can PTSD Cause Addiction? Here is the story of my journey from PTSD to self-medication, addiction, and then to recovery. Thank you for this opportunity to share how my Savior, Jesus Christ, has saved me. My journey to God was not what I thought it might be, but I realize it was what God planned [READ MORE…]