Is Addiction a Disease? Yes, and Much More
Four core aspects of recovery that are essential for addressing addiction.
Is Addiction a Disease? Yes, and Much More. Four core aspects of recovery that are essential for addressing addiction. Is Addiction a Disease? Yes, and Much More. Stuart Fisher.
Opposition to Assisted Suicide Dies Out
Most Americans, including 4 in 10 evangelicals, want doctors to help terminally ill patients end their lives.
In LifeWay Research's survey, 67 percent of Americans agree with the statement, “When a person is facing a painful terminal disease, it is morally acceptable to ask for a physician's aid
Realizing My Addiction Had Chosen Me Began My Road to Recovery
Framing addiction as a chronic disease gives a broader framework for understanding.
Framing addiction as a chronic disease gives a broader framework for understanding. Framing addiction as a chronic disease gives a broader framework for understanding.
Haiti Hurricane Displaces Sponsored Children
A third of Compassion’s 270 child centers shut down in wake of Hurricane Matthew.
“Intense rains in May and June of 2016, as well as the potential loss of immunity to cholera four years after the highest peaks of the disease have increased the number of suspected
Christians to Science: Leave Our Bodies How God Made Them
Pew examines how US religious groups feel about the ways that biomedicine can enhance human abilities.
0; tweet; share; email; print. Gene editing, brain chip implants, and synthetic blood may reduce the risk of disease, sharpen minds, and improve body strength.
When Modern Medicine Becomes a False God
A doctor reflects on what healthcare can—and can’t—accomplish.
“Although our world is full of disease, accidents, and random misfortunes,” writes Bob Cutillo, a physician at This approach made sense when infectious disease was our biggest threat.
When God Is Strange and Awful
Victor Lee Austin was living a Song of Songs life. Then he learned what it’s like to become Job.
Then he learned what it's like to become Job. Andrew Byers/ May 20, 2016. LilKar / Shutterstock. Losing Susan: Brain Disease, the Priest's Wife, and the God Who Gives and Takes Away
There's Still Hope for Our Politics
But only if we plant our feet in the gospel.
Our politics is defining us. “A New and Deadly Disease”. Spiritual disease.”. Our culture, and many people in our churches, are sick with that new and deadly disease.
Crossing the Wasteland of Faith
Years after my dramatic, unlikely conversion, it seemed God had gone silent.
cigarettes a day. Meanwhile, friends boost your immune system, help you stave off all manner of disease, and could extend your life. We are starting
The Best-Dressed Drug Dealers
Pharmaceutical companies may be to blame for the current opioid crisis.
The Best-Dressed Drug Dealers. Pharmaceutical companies may be to blame for the current opioid crisis. Timothy King/ November 23, 2016. The Best-Dressed Drug Dealers.
Died: Ed Dobson, Pastor and One-Time Moral Majority Leader
After he was diagnosed with ALS in 2000, Dobson spoke and wrote on how to die—and live—well.
The ultimate judgment is up to God, not me or Jerry.". In 2000, at age 50, Dobson was diagnosed with Lou Gehrig's disease and given 2-5 years to live.