Real stories from an award-winning documentary, Finding Hope in Recovery: Families Living with Addictions, which aired earlier on ABC-TV and the Hallmark Channel, and from the Shaping Families radio program.
Never Too Late: Hope for Addictions tackles the scourge ripping families apart and plaguing communities. These spots:
Offer brief glimpses into the lives, experiences, and thoughts of those struggling with addictions.
Embolden those with addictions to launch or continue a life of recovery.
Encourage listeners to reach out with care and compassion to families fighting addictions.
Go far beyond a typical “anti-drug” or “drug war” campaign to emphasize the connections with family, friends, and colleagues that are so important in overcoming addictions.
Yet if they turn from their sin and do what is lawful and right — if the wicked restore the pledge, give it back what they have taken by robbery, and walk in the statutes of life, committing no iniquity — they shall surely live, they shall not die. — Ezekiel 33:14-15 (NRSV) • Context: Ezekiel 33:10-20
When I gather the house of Israel from the peoples…then they shall settle on their own soil that I gave to my servant Jacob. They shall live in safety in it, and shall build houses and plant vineyards. They shall live in safety… — Ezekiel 28:25b,d; 26a-b (NRSV) • Context: Ezekiel 28:25-26
If a man is righteous and does what is lawful and right… if he does not oppress anyone, but restores to the debtor his pledge such a one is righteous, he shall surely live. — Ezekiel 18:5, 7a, 9b-c (NRSV) • Context: Ezekiel 18:1-32
Because, in truth, because they have misled my people, saying, “Peace,” when there is no peace… Therefore thus says the Lord God: In my wrath I will make a stormy wind break out. — Ezekiel 13:10a, 13a (NRSV) • Context: Ezekiel 13:1-23
While they were killing, and I was left alone, I fell prostrate on my face and cried out, “Ah, Lord God! Will you destroy all who remain of Israel as you pour out your wrath upon Jerusalem?” — Ezekiel 9:8 (NRSV) • Context: Ezekiel 9:1-11