13 > Vulnerable & Disadvantaged > Addictions

For Bethel attenders to become involved with an existing Christ-centered addiction ministry, in order to form strategic partnerships and raise up leaders for a future Bethel addiction ministry

Angela Hufford



  • Learn about Celebrate Recovery online at
  • Read “Addiction and Grace: Love and Spirituality in the Healing of Addictions” by Dr. Gerald G. May Buy
  • Read “Freedom from Addiction: Breaking the Bondage of Addiction and Finding Freedom in Christ” by Neil T. Anderson Buy
  • Talk with Bethel members who are actively attending Celebrate Recovery
  • Explore topics on related to current trends in the church concerning various types of addictions, including overeating, stress, worry, sexual sin, anger, depression, etc.


  • Pray that Bethel members will feel led to be God’s hands and feet in volunteering to help with Celebrate Recovery
  • Pray that God would raise up leaders from Bethel to share God’s work in their life related to addiction recovery
  • Pray that more Christians will seek help for their struggles
  • Pray for transparency and authenticity as believers come together and address needs in our church body related to addictions
  • Pray that Grow Group Leaders will grow in their knowledge and understanding of addictions in order to help members in their group who might be battling addiction
  • Pray God would open the door for meaningful partnerships and life-changing strategies to help those struggling with addictions


  • Visit a Celebrate Recovery program in the Tri-Cities and learn more about their ministry
  • The Bridge
  • Central United Protestant
  • Faith Assembly
  • South Hills Church
  • Serve at a Celebrate Recovery weekly meeting in the following areas:
  • Prayer Warriors
  • Kitchen volunteers
  • Set up and tear down team members
  • Sponsor attendees
  • Greeters
  • Musicians
  • Lead a Share Gro
  • Provide transportation
  • Join a team of Bethel volunteers who have a heart and passion for helping those battling addictions


  • Your gift will support the entire campaign of The 13.