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Archive for Month: October 2016

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Celebrate Recovery Concerns (part 2)

I think it is always good to biblically evaluate programs and their content. In a previous blog, I cited The Berean Call article critiquing Celebrate Recovery, a widely popular program dealing with hurts, habits, and hang-ups in addicts’ lives. It is a well organized and nicely done program; however, my concern is with the message it promotes, especially with the […]

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Celebrate Recovery Concerns (part 1)

The C.R. program is incredibly well-organized. Its materials are second to none in terms of packaging, readability, and presentation. Plus, those involved in the C.R. program at thousands of churches around the country are very enthusiastic about it and have hearts to help hurting people. I will go so far as to say that C.R. has helped people by God’s […]

Heart Change for the Opiate Epidemic

We are living in an age where overdoses are frightening our community leaders and rightly so. One fact from an article in the Washington Post article states: “Nationally, heroin overdose deaths have risen sharply, from 1,960 in 1999 to 10,574 in 2014, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.” Click on the link to that article to read it […]