The power of choice is ours and it rests with us to determine what we will become.
Just as I am Ministries is back with another episode of Freedom to Choose that is both inspiring and informative. This episode, titled 'Freedom to Choose – Parables & Object Lessons – Part 5', is focused on the power of choice in overcoming addiction. The hosts of the show, Susan and Rich, share their personal experiences with addiction and how they were able to overcome it through the power of choice. They also discuss the importance of spiritual growth and offer resources for struggling addicts and their families.
The episode starts with an introduction to Just as I am Ministries, a non-profit organization that provides hope and resources to those caught in the devastation of addiction. Susan and Rich share that their own struggles with addiction led them to create this ministry, which takes funds donated to the radio program and resources to help people in need.
The hosts then dive into the parable of the sower and the seed, exploring the different types of soil that the seed falls on and the obstacles that prevent it from growing. They discuss the cares of this world, the deceitfulness of riches, and the lusts of other things that can choke out the word of God. Susan and Rich emphasize that the power of choice is in our hands and that it's up to us to determine what we will become.
The episode also explores the importance of overcoming evil tendencies and the role that earnest effort and the name and strength of Jesus play in that process. Susan and Rich encourage listeners to focus on spiritual growth and to be mindful of the things in life that may be choking out their spiritual side, even if they appear to be good things.
Overall, 'Freedom to Choose – Parables & Object Lessons – Part 5' is an empowering and informative episode that offers hope and practical steps for overcoming addiction. The power of choice is a recurring theme throughout the episode, and listeners will be inspired to take ownership of their lives and their recovery. Don't miss out on this episode and be sure to listen to it now here on alcoholfree.com.