Thursday Morning Mom: Glenda Newton White
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My mother in law used to have an addiction problem. Then one day she asked the lord to help her “help herself” and she has been clean and sober for the past 17 years.
She went back to school and got her undergraduate degree when she was 52 from Spalding University and a Master’s degree in Social Work from University of Louisville when she was 60.
Glenda is now a social worker and she also works at her church as an ordained deacon, a decision counselor and a Ministry Coordinator for a ministry called “RUSH” – short for “Recovery Until Something Happens.”
She currently sponsors over 22 women on their road to recovery and gently urges them to not only get sober but to live sober. She’s an inspiration to many women who have gone back to school and get their diplomas and encourage…
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