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  • Raising the Bar on Recovery

    Dustin is taking his recovery to the next level by incorporating fitness into his everyday life. After 30+ years of struggling with alcoholism, Dustin knew he needed a change. BPM Fitness in Grande Prairie has introduced him to a community of likeminded individuals who bring a sense of community into Dustin's recovery. read more
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  • Hope Lives Series - The Vision

    We finish off our Hope Lives Video Series by sharing the vision of our ministry with you. From a partnership with a local college to potential expansion outside of our region, the doors are opening for more people in Northern Alberta to experience lifechanging hope that can only come from Jesus. read more
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  • Hope Lives Series - Melody

    We believe in families recovering together and one of the ways we can facilitate this is through our second stage apartment - Hope Haven. read more
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  • Hope Lives Series - Rodney

    Rodney is living proof that no one is too far out of reach from God's grace. read more
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  • Hope Lives Series - Amanda

    This week's Hope Lives Series focuses on Inner Healing - a powerful tool we use at Rising Above to expose lies we believe about ourselves. read more
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  • Hope Lives Series - Colton

    Colton's cycle of defeat was drug use that had spiraled out of control. Colton is now maintaining a sober lifestyle while focusing on being present as a father and a husband. read more
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  • Hope Lives Series - Ryan

    Schizophrenia and addiction almost took Ryan's life. Ryan saw a glimmer of hope in the Rising Above program and is now living a sober life while maintaining his mental health. read more
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  • Hope Lives Series - Caitlin

    Caitlin's cycle of defeat were patterns of criminal activity and drug use. Today, we celebrate Caitlin's accomplishments as she rights her wrongs and marches towards a healthy and sober future. read more
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  • Caitlin's Story

    "I was known for gun charges, theft, and criminal flight with multiple charges stacked up against me." This is Caitlin's story of facing her past and choosing life in recovery. read more
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  • Leah's Story

    Leah shares her personal story on how treatment has impacted her life in positive ways. read more
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