A Vision of Freedom

So, now you’re saved!…Now what? Will the cravings for your drug of choice just stop? Will Satan, your new mortal enemy, just decide not to use the powerful tool of your addiction against you? Sadly,this will probably not be the case. Even though your chains have been broken, there’s a difference between deliverance and complete freedom. In some cases, every trace of addiction is gone. In many cases, however, we have to be refined in the fire…The very first thing you need to do is define your vision.

Kristin’s Top 12 (approximately): 17 Reality Checks for the Adult Only Child

Most only children get labeled with unfair stereotypes. I’m not on the floor kicking and screaming when I don’t get my way. I can function in social settings. I can be very loving. That being said, adult life is full of reality checks and all about adaptation for the only child. Don’t get me wrong. I wouldn’t change a thing about my childhood or upbringing. I was happy, disciplined, loved, and adored. It’s just that, at age 36, I still feel a little traumatized every day or so.