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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.

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...

If you feel trapped in an endless cycle of lust, guilt, and broken promises, God wants to set you free! Jesus said, “The thief comes only to steal,...

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...

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Devotions about Addiction

Be grateful that your future rests on our all-powerful, all-knowing, all-loving, and magnificent God.

How many of us have said a particular situation or event would never happen to us or to those we love?

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.

Do not underestimate what God can do with a life solely surrendered to Him.

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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.

Jason and Christie married as teenagers and it didn’t take long before the stresses of life stole their joy. Jason used drugs to keep up with the...

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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.  

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Three Keys to Prevent Relapse

Urges WILL come! You must plan to protect yourself. 

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Seeking Self-Control: A Lifelong Resolution

My brain’s pleasure center willfully rejected its duty to hold me to the diet plan.

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What Is Stealing Your Joy?

Remember when your joy overflowed for the Lord? If it's been stolen, go take it back.

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