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Christ came to set us free of our addictions that keep us captive in this world. He wants us to be free. He is a mighty warrior in the battle for your soul.

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Bible Teachings on Addiction

Addiction holds millions in bondage to substances, activities, or attractions that ruin lives. God offers help to fight addiction.

If you’re wondering whether you’re hooked on porn, take the quiz in this article. Be honest.

Jesus Christ died and rose from death to set us free from sin, free from ourselves, and free from every oppression. He came "to set free those who...

In our society, it is easy to fall into the food addiction trap, and when we do, we are not taking care of our body.

Are you enslaved or troubled by a habitual use of various narcotic, stimulant or mind-influencing drugs (including alcohol)? Do you have symptoms of...

Questions about Addiction

Drunkenness is a sin, forbidden by the Bible, but having one drink may not be wrong.

Alcoholics can't control their drinking. If you are an alcoholic, you have a compulsive desire to drink. When you drink, your negative personality...

Command it to leave you and resolve that, with God's help, you will never again smoke another cigarette, another joint of marijuana, or whatever it...

The Bible says that "wine is a mocker, intoxicating drink arouses brawling" (Proverbs 20:1). The Bible also says, "Woe to him who gives drink to his...

In recent years people have become more conscious of alcohol and other substance abuse. In spite of our growing awareness of the personal and social...

Devotions about Addiction

We can take heart that Paul struggled as we do, and was honest enough to write down the crazy game that plays out in our minds, hearts, and actions.

Mom prayed for my angry Dad's salvation for 25 years, believing all the while her prayers would be answered.

God never celebrates when the results of our disobedience wreak havoc on our lives. Instead, He weeps with us.

When you find yourself in one of life's ruts, stop, look down at the string that holds you, and break free.

Wield your spiritual sword and fight the enemy of your soul, mind, and heart.

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Videos about Addiction

He was an addict, and selling the drugs led him and his new wife to a life on the run.

What began as simply some pills to treat pain soon spiraled out of control for Jeanne. When her husband tried to help, he too got caught up in...

Joe was part of a church youth group, but partying and drugs were his real passion. He faced a personal crossroads after he was arrested for...

Rev. Demetrius Guyton spent a lifetime recovering from the scars left behind after his mother tried to kill him when he was just two months old.

Shay’s addiction ruled her life for ten years until she was arrested on nine felony drug charges and faced with a possible sentence of 22 years. She...

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Articles on addiction

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Holidays and Drinking: Too Much Cheer?

Holiday celebrations can stir recovering alcoholics to drop their guard and have a drink. Planning ahead helps prevent relapse.

Mindy wanted a good life for herself and her kids, but drugs and exotic dancing had her trapped.  

Shay’s addiction ruled her life for ten years until she was arrested on nine felony drug charges and faced with a possible sentence of 22 years. She...

Addiction demands to be our master. Jesus offers to be our master. One takes, the other gives.

The Hidden Blessing of Your Addictive Past

Former addicts have a distinct benefit to help them develop a dynamic relationship with God.

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Three Keys to Prevent Relapse

Urges WILL come! You must plan to protect yourself. 

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