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VoiceAmerica TV Interview

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Listen to the Full Episode by using the link below. https://www.voiceamerica.com/episode/126406/indulge-in-you-and-shine Do you believe that it’s possible to weave magic into the mundane, simple? Have you embraced YOUR unique gifts? Do you know that transformation IS possible? Join us as Rebecca Hall Gruyter delves deeper into these topics with our dynamic guest, Carmell Pelly. Pulling from her own life and powerful journey, Carmell will share ways that you too can grow and embrace transformation – no matter where you’ve been or where you’re at. Her passion is to reveal the best in you and help you find your destiny.

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Compassion

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You see heroin, I see low self-esteem. You see meth, I see fear. You see alcohol, I see social anxiety. You see track marks, I see depression. You see a Junkie, I see someone’s son. You see a prostitute, I see someone’s daughter caught in addiction. You see self-centeredness, I see addiction has taken over. You see a pill head, I see overprescribing of opiates. You see someone unwilling to change, I see someone hasn’t connected with them yet. You see denial, I see someone hurting. You see someone nodding out, I see someone showing us they need help. You …

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Bill Wilson & Dr.Bob

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The essence of 12-step programs remains one alcoholic or addict helping another. Bill and Dr.Bob saved my life and introduced me to God. Who are they? Dr. Robert H. Smith (also known as Dr. Bob Smith), was born to a couple in St. Johnsbury, Vermont. His parents took him to religious services four times a week, and in response, he determined he would never attend religious services when he grew up. Dr. Smith began drinking during his graduation and he noticed that he could recover from the effects of drinking easier than his classmates and would not experience withdrawals. This …

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Step #2

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This step gives you hope. You are not alone, and something higher than you can help you conquer your addiction and despair.⁠⠀ The second step is about keeping an open mind.⁠⠀ No matter what you believe in, this is the step in which you become open to the idea that faith in a higher power will help you attain soundness of mind.

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