A clinically informed, biblical, and theological framework to love the addicts in your midst.
"Angie began to realize that she wasn't a bad person for being an addict. Nor was God angry with her. She wasn't being punished; she was sick." ~from the book
"Jonathan Benz bridges the gap between 'addicts' and the rest of us in a way that calls us to the sacred mission of including all of God's people in the ministry of the church." ~Teresa B. Pasquale, licensed clinical social worker
“The truth is people are already suffering from addiction in our pews. The issue is whether we will move out of our denial and respond with grace, healing, and unconditional love.” — Jonathan Benz
"The church and people with addictions have much to teach one another about the sanctifying grace of God." ~Kristina Robb-Dover
Dwight Lee Wolter
A thoughtful, loving look at ministering to addicts.