An Introduction
By finallyfree
12/23/2009 2:11:19 PM
Hello, I am new to this web site but have been attending LDS Addiction Recovery classes for several weeks. The program is wonderful and I am learning things I never knew before. Perhaps the most important knowledge I've gained is that I'm not alone in my addiction to pornography, masturbation and lust. Ending the isolation I've felt as an addict for the past twenty years has been life changing. I've found that the weeks I attend meetings are my best weeks. With the holiday season it's been difficult for me to attend as much as I'd like, and I need to make sure I don't lose focus.

I was excited to find this web site, a place to write about my addiction and the process of recovery, and share what I learn with others. For everyone out there who struggles with similar addictions, my heart goes out to you. Together, with each other's support and by the grace of God, I pray that we will be able to find freedom from the chains that bind us.


"Thanks for your prayers for us, Finallyfree. We pray for you, too. Welcome to the team."
posted at 22:39:46 on December 23, 2009 by BeClean

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"Each one who resolves to climb that steep road to recovery must gird up for the fight of a lifetime. But a lifetime is a prize well worth the price. This challenge uniquely involves the will, and the will can prevail. Healing doesn’t come after the first dose of any medicine. So the prescription must be followed firmly, bearing in mind that it often takes as long to recover as it did to become ill. But if made consistently and persistently, correct choices can cure. "

— Russell M. Nelson

General Conference, October 1988