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Porn and Your Pastor

Man struggling with porn addiction We have a problem.  Two years ago several hundred youth pastors met together in Orlando, FL for a weekend of teaching, worship, workshops and…….PORN. Yes, you read that correctly. No, it wasn’t part of the conference programming (the porn, that is) but nonetheless the stats were in and the website analysis was in….we have a [...]
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Porn and Your Network: Making a covenant for a “porn free” network

Guy working on computer at coffee house A social epidemic of mass proportions has broken into our world and while this soul-numbing disease is alluring, compelling and interesting, it ultimately leads to death. Let me explain….. Pornography is one of the fastest growing businesses in America, and it’s happening right under our noses. You can either acknowledge it, or you can keep [...]
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He Loved Them to the End

Man reading and in prayer Several years ago, I was sitting by myself after a day of school and work, waiting for my new wife, Michelle, to get home and join me for dinner together and an evening of fun and enjoyment. About 4 PM in the afternoon, something hit me, and within minutes I was doubled over in the [...]
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The Shame Game and It’s Role in Your Addiction Recovery

Man praying by the lake Growing up in a Christian home, I had a ton of advantages. I had an awesome faith community, youth pastors, pastors who genuinely knew me and loved me, parents that taught me “right” from “wrong,” and constant bible teaching in my life that provided wisdom, perspective and a knowledge of good and evil. One of [...]
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The One Step Program For Addiction Recovery

Woman praying on the shore The One Step Program “After he had come down from the mountain large crowds followed him. 2 Suddenly a man with a virulent skin-disease came up and bowed low in front of him, saying, ‘Lord, if you are willing, you can cleanse me.’ 3 Jesus stretched out his hand and touched him saying, ‘I am [...]
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