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I'm a Mormon - Valentin Pavia - Recovering Addict and a Mormon

The Book of Mormon helps a young man recover from addiction and teaches him that miracles are possible through the Savior.


Addiction Recovery Program

Step 1: Honesty

Key Principle: Admit that you, of yourself, are powerless to overcome your addictions and that your life has become unmanageable.

Step 2: Hope

Key Principle: Come to believe that the power of God can restore you to complete spiritual health.

Step 3: Trust in God

Key Principle: Decide to turn your will and your life over to the care of God the Eternal Father and His Son, Jesus Christ.

Step 4: Truth

Key Principle: Make a searching and fearless written moral inventory of yourself.

Step 5: Confession

Key Principle: Admit to yourself, to your Heavenly Father in the name of Jesus Christ, to proper priesthood authority, and to another person, the exact nature of your wrongs.

Step 6: Change of Heart

Key Principle: Become entirely ready to have God remove all your character weaknesses.

Step 7: Humility

Key Principle: Humbly ask Heavenly Father to remove your shortcomings.

Step 8: Seeking Forgiveness

Key Principle: Make a written list of all persons you have harmed and become willing to make restitution to them.

Step 9: Restitution and Reconciliation

Key Principle: Wherever possible, make a direct restitution to all persons you have harmed.

Step 10: Daily Accountability

Key Principle: Continue to take personal inventory, and when you are wrong, promptly admit it.

Step 11: Personal Revelation

Key Principle: Seek through prayer and meditation to know the Lord’s will and to have the power to carry it out.

Step 12: Service

Key Principle: Having had a spiritual awakening as a result of the Atonement of Jesus Christ, share this message with others and practice these principles in all you do.

Enduring it Well

Addictions Afflictions

Mike Bennett, a facilitator in the LDS Family Services Addiction Recovery Program, shares insights to help those dealing with addiction.

For the Youth

Agency - Rick Jordan

Rick Jordan explores three ways that Satan seeks to destroy our agency: with addictions, by telling us to blame our circumstances, and by trying to make us fear. Brother Jordan also addresses how we can combat these tactics.

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