“A Most Practical Book”

December 1, 2020 0

My eyes have been opened to dimensions of addiction I never knew about. One of the most practical books I have read in a long while, I expect to use Read More

The Problem with Religion

November 16, 2020 0

Religion is powerful. It has justified and motivated wars that have killed millions of people. And it has moved people to great social change, from nonviolent movements like the abolition Read More

Miracles Among Us?

November 6, 2020 0

Do you see miracles in the world? I do. Every person who recovers from addiction is evidence of God’s work in the world. That may be the best reason why Read More

Getting Out

September 5, 2020 0

Whether it’s jail or rehab, how does an addict stay clean when they get out? I met William in his last week at a program that helped former inmates deal Read More

Another Take on Addiction

August 31, 2020 0

This article by Conan Milner provides an interesting challenge to the two most popular models of addiction, disease and choice. If addiction is a spiritual disease, then the cure has Read More

New Book on Addiction and Recovery

August 30, 2020 0

D.J. Mitchell has just published a new book on addiction and recovery. Intended for anyone who wants to understand addiction better, it argues that addiction is more complex than we Read More

How Do We Heal?

August 17, 2020 0

This short talk considers the bleeding woman in Mark 5, and what the Gospel tells us about how we heal.

Powerless… Without God

June 15, 2020 0

Me: Spirit of addiction, I renounce you. Get out in the name of Jesus Christ. Spirit: You can’t renounce me, you’re an addict. Me: Yes, I can, because with God Read More

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