Faith Fighting Addiction
This program helps faith communities use their resources and influence to prevent the onset of opioid misuse, provide treatment guidance, support congregants affected by opioid use disorder, and remove the stigma from addiction. This clergy-designed program is conducted with support from Austin's Opioid Education Fund.
Learn more about opioid addiction and how it is effecting Gaston County.
Sermon/Bible Study Resources
Use this content to share the topic of addiction with your congregation. Our hope is these articles, prayer prompts, and sermon ideas will help you inspire followers of Christ to give help and support to those in need...and for followers to seek and receive help.
Don't Go Back to Egypt
Take a look at the Israelites' journey and experiences in the Exodus to illustrate the steps someone can take to break bad habits and addictions, and to change unhealthy relationships.