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Bringing Recovery to the World Through the Application of God's Word

RESOURCES

Recommended Internet Christian Resources

The following sites offer help. These are not a replacement for seeking advice from mental health professionals, pastors or doctors. They are informational only. Please remember it is always wise to be cautious with any web-site.

WEIGHT LOSS

www.thinwithin.org
This business offers a free e-newsletter and a Biblical approach to lasting weight loss. The company claims that through the power of God’s word, people will grow in faith while shrinking their waistline.

www.bodyrevival.com
Read Victoria Johnson’s testimony on this site. Johnson overcame poverty, race discrimination, and eating disorders to become a health activist who has appeared on a Christian television program and written a book called Body Revival.

RECOVERY

www.christians-in-recovery.org
Find more than 2,000 pages of resources to help Christians overcome self-defeating behaviors, thoughts and addictions. There’s also a “members only” area that requires a fee and offers message boards, chat rooms, support groups and 12-Step Bible studies.

www.christianrecovery.com
This Christian Recovery International page lists 330 links in various categories: abuse, support groups, treatment programs, general mental health, ministries, depression, eating disorders and more.

www.12steps.org
Read about each of the Christian 12-Steps to recovery on this site.

www.nacronline.com
The National Association of Christian Recovery offers a daily meditation, referral center, library, link database, forums and featured articles. Recent articles focused on fear: The Fear of Death and Recovery from sexual addiction, taming the terrible moments in life: Tips for helping children with fears.

www.pureintimacy.com
Helpful site addressing sexuality issues and addictions. Gives a great theological perspective of human sexuality and offers free counseling resources.

MEDIA REVIEWS

www.pluggedinonline.com
Entertainment is a potent influence on our culture for both good and evil. Through our reviews and discussions of that entertainment, we hope to spark intellectual thought, family discussion, spiritual growth.

DEPRESSION

www.gospelcom.net
Do you know someone who is depressed, or are you feeling that way yourself? Bible studies focusing on this issue, testimonies, information, books, articles and links to other sites about depression and Christianity are listed here.

POST-ABORTION TRAUMA

www.rachelsvineyard.org
Rachel’s Vineyard Ministries, a division of the American Life League, Inc., offers retreats for women suffering from post-abortion trauma. The site lists information on upcoming retreats: two are scheduled for Mpls./St. Paul MN. See the site for contact names and phone numbers.

POST-ABORTION TRAUMA

www.rachelsvineyard.org
Rachel’s Vineyard Ministries, a division of the American Life League, Inc., offers retreats for women suffering from post-abortion trauma. The site lists information on upcoming retreats: two are scheduled for Mpls./St. Paul MN. See the site for contact names and phone numbers.

EATING DISORDERS

www.geocities.com/melgsunshine
Symptoms of eating disorders, photos, testimonies, and more are found on this site. There’s also advice for friends and family of people with eating disorders, prayers and links to helpful Bible verses.

PARENTING

www.focusonyourchild.com
A comprehensive web site focusing on raising children (infants-teenagers) from a Christian perspective. Articles and other important resources that offer practical, hands on help.

APOLOGETICS

www.probe.org

Probe’s mission is to present the Gospel to communities, nationally and internationally, by providing life-long opportunities to integrate faith and learning through balanced, biblically based scholarship, training people to love God by renewing their minds and equipping the Church to engage the world for Christ. Great articles ranging from the theological to today’s current events.

BIBLE STUDY

www.e-sword.net
E-Sword offers free Bible Study software and training in how to use the software. Learn how to create a Bible reading plan; search for a specific phrase or all occurrences of a specific Hebrew or Greek word.

www.christiananswers.net

www.crosswalk.com