Author: Dr. George Crabb

  • Effects of Drinking Alcohol 1

    Alcohol’s devastating effects have been felt by individuals, their families and our society for thousands of years. The first mention of alcohol in the Bible is related to an episode in the life of Noah where he becomes intoxicated. This tragic event with its associated negative consequences on Noah and his family is recorded in […]

  • Addiction – It’s Many Faces – Part II

    Introducing the Human Brain The human brain is the most complex organ in the body.  This three-pound mass of gray and white matter sits at the center of all human activity-you need it to drive a car, to enjoy a meal, to breathe, to create an artistic masterpiece, and to enjoy everyday activities.  In brief, […]

  • Addiction, Its Many Faces – Part I

    Addiction to alcohol, nicotine, prescription medications, and illegal substances cost Americans upwards of half a trillion dollars a year, considering their combined medical, economic, criminal, and social impact. Every year, abuse of illicit drugs, prescription drugs, and alcohol contributes to the death of more than 100,000 Americans, while tobacco is linked to an estimated 440,000 […]

  • Help for the Addicts Family

    “I have not seen or heard from my son in four weeks. I know he was alive a month ago because he stopped by his grandparent’s house asking for food and money. You see, my son is running from multiple warrants for drug possession. I know that he has guns, and I’m afraid he’ll kill […]

  • Spirit Filled or Drug Filled – Part 7: MDMA (Ecstasy)

    I pray this series has been enlightening as we discussed several drugs that are commonly abused. In our final blog in this series we will discuss MDMA (Ecstasy). It is God’s desire that He completely sanctify every aspect of our lives – spirit, soul, and body – according to I Thessalonians 5:23. God desires to […]

  • Spirit Filled or Drug Filled – Part 6: Salvia

    We have discussed several drugs over the past few weeks. Prayerfully you have been able to learn a little about each of the drugs we have already talked about. In today’s blog we are going to discuss Salvia. Our final blog in this series will be next week and we will discuss MDMA (Ecstasy). It […]

  • Spirit Filled or Drug Filled – Part 5: Spice

    I’ve enjoyed looking at these specific drug categories and how they affect an individual. Although the drugs are different the answer is the same – a personal relationship with Jesus Christ. Today we are going to take a look at Spice, otherwise known as synthetic marijuana. The last two blogs will cover the following: #6 […]

  • Spirit Filled or Drug Filled – Part 4: Marijuana

    I pray that the blogs regarding drugs of abuse have been educational. Today we are going to take a look at marijuana. The last three blogs will cover the following: #1 Spice (Synthetic Marijuana) #2 Salvia #3 MDMA (Ecstasy) It is God’s desire that He completely sanctify every aspect of our lives – spirit, soul, […]

  • Spirit Filled or Drug Filled – Part 3: Commonly Abused RX Drugs

    Good day in the Lord Jesus Christ! The last two weeks we discussed Bath Salts and Club Drugs. Today in our blog we are going to take a closer look at the abuse of prescription drugs. Over the course of the next four weeks we will look at: #1 Marijuana #2 Spice (Synthetic Marijuana) #3 […]

  • Spirit Filled or Drug Filled – Part 2: Club Drugs

    Yesterday we discussed Bath Salts and their abuse. Today we will discuss Club drugs. In the blogs to follow we will look into the following substances: #1 Commonly Abused Prescription Drugs #2 Marijuana #3 Spice (Synthetic Marijuana) #4 Salvia #5 MDMA (Ecstasy) It is God’s desire that He completely sanctify every aspect of our lives […]