EastLake Recovery is a 12 step program hosted by Venice Church designed to help those struggling with hurts, hang-ups, and habits by showing them the loving power of Jesus Christ through the recovery process.


  • Located at Venice Church
  • 7:00pm on Thursday nights
  • Free dinner available at 6:00pm

EastLake Recovery Small Groups CAN:

  • Provide you a safe place to share your experiences, strengths, and hopes with others that are also going through a Christ-centered recovery.
  • Provide you with a leader who has gone through a similar hurt, hang-up or habit and who will facilitate the group as it focuses on a particular Step each week. The leader will also follow EastLake Recovery’s “Small Group Guidelines.”
  • Provide you with the opportunity to find an Accountability Partner or a Sponsor.
  • Encourage you to attend other recovery meetings held throughout the week.

EastLake Recovery Small Groups WILL NOT:

  • Attempt to offer any professional advice. Our leaders are not counselors.
  • At your request, we can provide you with a list of approved counseling referrals.
  • Allow its members to attempt to “fix” one another.