People often become addicted - to alcohol, sex, drugs or gambling - because they are seeking to escape from terrible inner pain. Addictions of many kinds are widespread today - particularly to pornography and gambling due to easily accessed internet sites - and many Christians are looking for help in escaping the grip of addiction.
Key insights in this book include
Each chapter includes case studies, activities, reflections and a prayer. With a Foreward by Steve Motyer (Theology and Counselling Course Leader at London School of Theology), this book will be invaluable for those struggling with addiction and for those who help and counsel them.
The Waverley Abbey Insight Series is based on one-day seminars held by CWR at Waverley Abbey House to give insight into some key issues that many people struggle with today.