I don’t know anyone untouched by addictions.

In the Christian faith there has always been an understanding we struggle with demons.

We all have a family member, friend or someone close at work who suffers or has suffered from addiction.  Gambling, substance and even pornography come to mind.  There was a time when we condemned people for their flaws, but now recognize the illnesses.  Or should I say some of us condemned.  In the Christian faith, there has always been an understanding we struggle with demons.  Many area churches are involved in treatment and evidence is clear a faith based approach vastly improves the success rate.  Keith Thompson is the Associate Pastor at Cornerstone Baptist Church in Twin Falls.  He’s working on a fundraiser for addiction programs scheduled for February 18th.  You can hear our conversation below: