Contributed by Joseph Smith on Oct 20, 2010
The prodigal succumbed to temptations all of us face: money, sex and power. He survived because he stopped denying his reality and received the grace of the father.
Takoma Park Baptist Church, Washington, DC June 26, 1988
It is frequently said about alcoholics that they have to hit rock bottom before they can be helped. The usual understanding is that because of the nature of the disease, the behavior called alcoholism, the person who suffers as a