Drugs have both legitimate and illegitimate uses.

Illegal drugs temporarily take away the conscious control of a person’s mind, with serious long-term destructive effects. These substances confuse the mind, impair the body and bring darkness to the heart. It is easy to get

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addicted to their use yet very difficult to stop, as the body craves another dose resulting in increased dependency, financial bondage and serious health issues. For those contemplating going down this pathway consider what is the typical lifestyle and outcome of those who are into such evils. Don’t even be tempted to just have a ‘taster’. Make wise choices for everyone’s sake. Even medicinal prescription drugs often have a detrimental effect on the body and should only be taken sparingly and on sound advice. 

“Do you not know that your body is a temple of Holy Spirit…You are not your own; you were bought at a price” (1 Cor 6:19,20; 2 Cor 1:22). As Christians, we are to be dependent on Him, not substances that render us less in control of our faculties and unaware of what is happening around us.

See also: addiction, bondage, deliverance, habit, occult.

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