What are some different Christian support groups?


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Alcoholics for Christ, Christians United Against Addiction, Prodigals International and Celebrate Recovery are some Christian support groups that focus on addiction and recovery. Christian Survivors is a support group for victims of abuse, and Fresh Hope is a support group focused on coping with depression and other metal disorders.

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Alcoholics for Christ has over 100 open groups meeting in support of alcohol or substance abusers, family members of addicts and adult children who grew up in alcoholic, substance-abusing or dysfunctional families. The group actively encourages substance abusers to participate in local 12-step programs.

Prodigals International is a support group focusing on sexual addictions. The group sponsors year-round events and conferences. It also features groups dedicated to recovery from marital affairs. Since 2000, the group implements Christ-centered 12-step sexual addiction recovery programs and groups.

Christian Survivors focuses on abuse of any sort including ritual abuse, domestic violence, rape, child abuse and trafficking. The online support group is centered around a monitored message board and an online community. The group's website offers resources such as help lines, prayer groups and safety tips.

Fresh Hope groups are peer-to-peer led that encourage members in a healing environment focused on Jesus Christ's teachings. The group utilizes six bible-based tenets/principles to provide a foundation to live well in spite of mental health diagnosis.

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