Why Do We Need To Theorize About Addiction Causes When We Already Know?!

In the field and ministry we're in - addiction - we are constantly reading about addiction being theorized as a disease... a disorder... a choice... a deeply rooted inherited family problem... or a number of other theories.  None of those theories have been or can be proven; they are just guesses.  Well, I'm here to …

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 …

Opiates & Benzos

Opiates are the MOST abused drug in the US today. In some people, addiction will begin in just 3 days or less. Most will be addicted within 4-6 weeks. After that, they will need detox to get them out of their addiction. The 6 week point is the point where doctors will escalate the addiction …