Freedom Day: A Time for Divine Healing



Perhaps the most important aspect in finding true healing from addiction is quality time with the Creator God from whom flows all power for moral regeneration. Yet, at the same time, perhaps the greatest curse of the twenty-first century is its rapid-paced life which so often prevents a person from allocating the time needed to get connected with God on a meaningful level. The good news is that God has declared a Freedom Day for human beings in an effort to ensure that we get the needed quality time with Him that will bring us power and lasting victory.

Keys to Success: Promises You Can Count On



Does the Bible contain any divine promises and principles that will be of assistance to a person struggling to overcome addiction? Absolutely YES! In fact, you may just be surprised at how relevant the Bible is to those who are seeking the keys to success in their fight against addiction.

Shaping Who We Are: The Consequences of Thought



Have you ever noticed that the longer you engage in a certain pattern of behavior the harder it becomes to break off that behavior. The reason for this is that over time the brain trains certain neural pathways that enable automatic performance of often repeated behaviors or thoughts. This is an important neurobiological principle to understand as a person seeks to break off the old habits of addiction and replace them with new healthy habits. With a little bit of persistent training, the brain will ‘rewire’ itself to encourage healthy function and freedom from habits of addiction.

Healing Factors: The Spiritual Component



Why is spirituality included as an important aspect of the healing process? Isn’t it enough to simply encourage healthy relationships, good lifestyle practices and include some natural remedies to help cleanse the physical body system? Human beings are made up of at least five components which all need to be addressed and held in balance with one another: intellectual, emotional, social, physical, and spiritual. Those who have the greatest long-term success in overcoming addiction are those who find a heartfelt spiritual connection with God.

Confrontation: Intervention Principles



It is never easy to accept the disturbing news that someone dear to you has succumbed to some form of hurtful addiction. But what should one do once this sad fact is confirmed? How should the matter be approached? Is ignoring the situation an option? Will it simply ‘blow over’? What are the principles of intervention that will ensure the greatest possibility of a positive and constructive outcome?

Signs of Trouble: Identifying A Drug Abuser



Are there any tell-tale signs of drug abuse? Indeed there are! It is very important that every parent or person in a position of responsibility is aware of the warning signs that may indicate a problem with addiction. The sooner one identifies the problem, the easier it is to deal with.

Victory Assured (Part 1): The Great Escape



In Victory Assured, Ps Adrian Webster shares his personal story of the downward steps that led to his entrapment in the world of substance abuse.  Part 1 has a special focus on the role that musical choice played in opening the way for this steady decline.  It may be that this message will reveal important warning signs in your life, or that of a loved one.  More important than the downward spiral is the message of hope that comes through the sharing of how Ps Adrian found salvation from the world of drug addiction.