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Using Recovery Principles in Christian Programs

How can we properly use ideas, principles, and techniques from the secular treatment in Christian recovery programs? A. Stay true to the scriptures – Anything we use in rescue ministry — whether in the area of fund-raising, business practices, or rehabilitation — must be subjected to the light of the Word of God. Therefore, we […]

AskimoTV Interviews Michael Liimatta (video)

1. Alcoholism (7:45) Mr. Michael Liimatta & Ms. Elise Engber How does one define alcoholism? What is a binge and does binging lead to an addiction, or does one binge because they are already addicted? What is the difference between a drunkard and an alcoholic? In kicking an addiction like alcoholism, is it preferable to […]

Employment Laws in Work Programs

I am often asked about what needs to be done in order to comply with state and federal laws when recovery programs clients do actual work in the facility.  In all cases, I suggest that an employment attorney or tax professional familiar with the laws in your state be consulted in these matters.  However, here […]