You think I'm kidding, but I'm not
By Someone
4/16/2014 2:47:23 PM
This addiction is robbing me of everything. Just when I think I'm going to be okay, itknocks me down again. I feel so suicidal. This is not good. Maybe there is no hope for me. I am a sex addict, by the way. And a very low-bottom drunk, at that.


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posted at 01:12:43 on April 17, 2014 by beclean
Hang in there    
Hang in there, you can change with the help of the Savior! Do you have a sponsor or someone to hold you accountable? that was big thing for me to begin to change. Realizing and admiting to myself that I was not alone that I had to be accountable and that in fact these challenges were not unique to me, that others had overcome them and there was a way to do it was really helpful. Have you contacted SA? SA is a great fellowship where you can get the support that you probably need to make the changes that you so badly want. Also realizing that this is a chemical fight you are fighting really heleped me put things in perspective. The is a great site that talks about this sort of challenge, that there is the mind, the body and the spirit that are involved in our challenges that by facing all three of these we can with the power of the Savior be healed, truly healed. It is possible. i am only 78 days sober, but what a world of difference these few days have made in my life. HANG IN THERE, it is worth it, it is so worth it! You with the power of the Savior can do this!"
posted at 21:00:40 on April 17, 2014 by sjanderson

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"If, through our unrighteous choices, we have lost our footing on that path, we must remember the agency we were given, agency we may choose to exercise again. I speak especially to those overcome by the thick darkness of addiction. If you have fallen into destructive, addictive behaviors, you may feel that you are spiritually in a black hole. As with the real black holes in space, it may seem all but impossible for light to penetrate to where you are. How do you escape? I testify the only way is through the very agency you exercised so valiantly in your premortal life, the agency that the adversary cannot take away without your yielding it to him. "

— Robert D. Hales

General Conference, April 2006