How to Weather Recovery During a Disaster

On behalf of everyone here at RU Ministries, we extend our fervent prayers to all of our “recovery partners” on the East Coast. As Hurricane Florence bears down on our nation, we are asking for the Lord’s hand of care and blessing to remain with you throughout the days to come. Property and things of [READ MORE…]

3 Reasons People Turn to Substance Abuse & Addiction

It is interesting to work closely with someone and begin to discern the thought patterns that took place to hook someone with an addiction. Addictions vary but basically can be defined as chemical addictions and behavioral addictions. Why do people drink and do drugs, and how do some people become chemically dependent? I am sure [READ MORE…]

Do Faith-Based Addiction Recovery Programs Work?

The short answer to this question is: Yes, faith-based addiction recovery programs work and with great success. The long answer is found when answering the question: How do they work and why do they work so well? I have been the International Director of RU Recovery Ministries for over 16 years and I have witnessed [READ MORE…]