Entries by John Woodward

The Medical Model of Addiction and the Life of Christ in a Believer

Posted on February 25, 2019 UncommonRecovery.org Rev. Don Steve M.A.B.C. Director of Recovery Ministries, Grace Fellowship International Proponents of the medical model of addiction view, broadly speaking, addiction as a disease that has biological, neurological, genetic, and environmental sources of origin. Recently much focus has been given to the neurological components of addiction as foundational […]

Spirituotherapy Workshop

We are thankful for the 18 who attended the Spirituotherapy Workshop in Pigeon Forge, TN March 3-7. Four were from Canada and three are Luther Rice Seminary students in the Discipleship Counseling Masters degree practicum. Our next Workshop is scheduled for August 5-8. Alumni are welcome to return for a refresher (50% off). A photo […]

PACCP Conference in Canada

We are thankful for good attendance at the regional conference of Professional Association of Christian Counsellors and Psychotherapists in Canada Feb. 15,16. John served as keynote speaker and the participants received tracks, notes and accessed books from the GFI resource table. May God bless this equipping event to their lives and counseling services.

DVD Seminars in South Africa

Our missionaries in South Africa, Piet and Sylvia du Toit, have recorded two of their Afrikaans Exchanged Life seminars at Baruch Media in Johannesburg. May God bless the distribution and use of these digital seminars!

Love Them to Life

Grace Fellowship Associates, Joe and Cherri Freeman, specialize in Exchanged Life Recovery ministry. They report: We have had a very busy year, between counseling, speaking at churches and support groups, and teaching our Set Free Seminar.  Our most recent seminar was at Faith Evangelical Free Church in Acton, MA. We had a good turnout and […]

PTSD Book Published in South Africa

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is usually associated with veterans who have been traumatized in combat. Other causes of trauma also can cause these chronic psychological and relational problems. Dr. Solomon & Mark Miller wrote a small book on the spiritual resources that are needed in this type of counseling and care. A new translation […]

Canadian Ministry

Groups of Comfort and Peace Rob and Dottie in Canada Grace and Peace to you from God and the Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of compassion and comfort. God’s comfort abounds and produces patient endurance and hope. This is a summary of the first seven verses of 2 Corinthians 2. This passage says the grace […]

New Staff Member: Don Steve

God is calling my wife, Leis, and myself on an exciting adventure and a very urgent mission. We have just moved from Toms River, New Jersey to the Pigeon Forge/ Knoxville, Tennessee area. The move is to answer God’s call, through the ministry of Grace Fellowship International, to respond to one of the enemy’s greatest […]

Glimpses: Nov.-Dec. Issue

  . We just mailed about 4,000 copies of the Fall issue of GFI’s newsletter, Glimpses of Grace. Our thanks to the additional help from volunteers Ron, Chris, Jane, Jeff, Julie, John and William! If you would like a PDF copy to view, download and share, please visit the Newsletter page.