People Are Bleeding From Their Eyes and Ears After Smoking Synthetic Pot in Illinois

It’s a sentence that just about sums up 2018 so far: Illinois is dealing with an outbreak of synthetic weed that makes its users bleed from their eyes and ears. On Thursday, the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) reportedthat … Continue reading People Are Bleeding From Their Eyes and Ears After Smoking Synthetic Pot in Illinois

HOW SHOULD CHRISTIANS VIEW ADDICTION? Do They?

The word addiction has two basic meanings. The first definition, and the one most of us are familiar with is “to cause to become physiologically or psychologically dependent on a habit-forming substance.” Those who are addicted or “given to much wine” (Titus 1:7; 2:3), “drunkards” (1 Timothy 3:3) or “heavy drinkers” (1 Timothy 3:8) are disqualified from teaching or holding a position of authority in the church. It’s clear that church leadership needs to be sober and self-controlled so that, by their example, they can teach others to be the same, for we know that “drunkards . . . shall not inherit the … Continue reading HOW SHOULD CHRISTIANS VIEW ADDICTION? Do They?