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Following His Lead: Kristen

Aug 5, 2016 8:30:00 AM

“Greater is He who is in you than he who is in the world.” I John 4:4b

As assistant manager at the downtown UGM Thrift Store, Kristen Nitschke works in a position of authority. She knows God has called her to leadership, and the above Scripture, her life verse, reminds her daily of why she can succeed: “He leads, I don't lead.”

Recognizing Addiction in Your Life

Jun 3, 2014 9:17:00 AM

Mental Health Counselor Dave Edwards explains the similarity between substance and process addiction.

How do you know when you're addicted?

May 1, 2014 12:38:03 PM

Mental Health Counselor Dave Edwards explains why addiction is bigger than drugs and alcohol.

Recovery: do I have as much courage as that homeless guy?

Apr 1, 2014 10:33:43 AM

The homeless and those who help them - we are more alike than we are different.

Recovery: the courage to ask why I do what I do

Mar 26, 2014 2:28:58 PM

As part of their recovery, men take a courageous look at their choices and evaluate their own behavior.