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I am the Pastor/Teacher of Rivers of Joy Baptist Church in Minford, Ohio since August 2008.  I am married to Charity since June 14, 1969.  I have four grown children.   Having served in the local church for over forty years as Pastor/Teacher, Asso., Youth Pastor, Minister of Education, Building Upkeep, Camp Director, Sunday School Teacher, etc. Also I have worked in the public place for as many years as I have preached. Charity and her sister are co owner of Union Mills Conf. (Bakery) in West Portsmouth Ohio

Overcoming Drug Addiction: Drug Abuse Treatment, Recovery, and Help

Overcoming Drug Addiction: Drug Abuse Treatment, Recovery, and Help

HOW DOES THE SCRIPTURES DEAL WITH ADDICTION? WHAT DOES THE SCRIPTURE SAY ABOUT HABITS THAT ARE IN THE LIVES OF PEOPLE THAT ARE HARMFUL?

SINCE IT IS NOW BECOME SO COMMON IN OUR CHURCH FAMILY TODAY ALL OVER THE COUNTRY AND IN EVERY CHURCH: MAYBE WE NEED TO ADDRESS THIS ISSUE

I know the Bible gives principles to avoid sinful behavior. The Bible clearly gives principles that will guide you into right living.

The Bible does give the results of those who fail to follow the principles of the Word.

Does the Bible give principles how to overcome addiction, (other terms: obsession, craving.Dependence or compulsion?

Okay once you are in this co dependence on something that is not good for you, what do you do to get out of the habit?

Steps biblical of dealing with addiction? What is the Biblical word for addiction?