Seasons of Addiction unveils ten phases of addictive behavior.
The word season means “a time characterized by a particular circumstance or feature.” Addiction has many facets. For the addict and the person trying to help them, the essence of addiction is both complex and difficult to understand.
Often people ask, “How did I get trapped in this addiction?” or “Why am I unable to quit?” In this book, Ryan Jiles zeros in on the various seasons of addiction, giving specific indicators, explaining the “how” and the “why,” but also pointing to “Who” can make them free…finally!
Many people with a desire to help a loved one overcome an addiction are frustrated, not knowing what their response should be. Also in this book, Benjamin Burks shares practical wisdom on how to biblically minister to them during each particular season of addiction.