Many people seem to have it all together on the exterior, but inside they are a ticking time bomb. My past until this day was a rocky path with many peaks and valleys full of sad disappointments and unmanageable situations that I was not able to handle that wounded me deeply in many ways. This feeling of defeat always brought me to the point of self-medicating myself in various ways that stirred a false reality that was useful to escape my problems for the moment. We can be healed. God has a plan, in Isaiah 61: 1he reveals the Lord came to heal the brokenhearted. Jesus wants to save his lost sheep from a life of eternal wandering in this world that we live in without the understanding of his endless love. My name is Giovanni Bruschi I was born in Rome, Italy and was raised in San Francisco. I have spent most of my adult life as a chef working in America and Northern Italy. I am one of five children, which is a blessing in my life and currently reside in Atlanta, Georgia. I am just one man amongst a sea of billions that chose one day by divine intervention to liberate myself from the chains that had kept me bound for so many years. Yet even till this day I am committed to continue the battle for my soul and the lives of my fellow brothers and sisters of this world through the support of Celebrate Recovery a Christian based program that is The Purpose Driven Lifes Author Rick Warrens answer for the co dependant of multiple types of disorders such as alcoholism, drug dependency and depression. My passions in this life are my salvation and the salvation of others and the infinity of the spiritual world.