Posts Tagged: addictions

Get Back to Where You Once Belonged

Mar - 12 2009

The really “screwed-up” people to the backroom   Our church family does not currently have a ministry for people struggling with addictions (recovery ministry), but it is my desire to see one started.  It appears to me that some of the hazards of a recovery ministry involve the way such ministry is viewed and represented among […]

Only really screwed up people are addicted – NOT!

Mar - 11 2009

Churches have somehow evolved into creating a reality for their people that does not really exist.  They have created a reality that most of “us” are normal and have our lives together.  Then there are those “few” that have screwed-up lives, self-induced for the most part.

The Blessing of Addictions?

Mar - 08 2009

It seems from my observations that everyone has addictions – things which people would like to quit, but which they keep putting down and picking back up again.  Some addictions are obvious and some are more private.  But, it does seem that everyone has some sort of addicitons.