A few years ago a terrible windstorm broke my young willow in half, and I thought it was the end for my little tree. But being broken actually gave it the power to thrive, instead of just survive like it had previously done. Read more about this analogy to our lives, and how the things that seem to break us in life can actually bring us closer to God.
Just as a caterpillar can transform into a butterfly, so we, through the grace of our Savior, Jesus Christ, can be transformed into new men and women. The LDS 12 Steps to Addiction Recovery Program shows us how to do this (no matter whether our lives are way messed up or seemingly normal). We all have need of Christ in our lives. Read more to learn about Steps 7-8: Humility and Forgiveness.