Langhorne United Methodist Church 301 E. Maple Ave., Langhorne PA 19047 (215) 757-4984
Langhorne United Methodist Church
Monday, September 27, 2021
A Fellowship of Believers Reaching Out That All Might Know Christ

Recovery Ministry

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A Caring Ministry

by and through the Men's Ministries of

Langhorne United Methodist Church 

Contact - Bill Bryan
Director of Congregational Care
Alcohol Help is an informational resource geared towards reducing the harm caused by alcohol. We strive to provide high quality, well researched webpages surrounding the implications of alcohol use and how to seek treatment. While alcohol is a large part of social interactions for adults, the debilitating alcohol use disorder can often get written off as a moral flaw, and we want people to know there are paths forward to a healthy life. is the most comprehensive psychology degree guide on the web. There are over 3,100 different psychology degrees and 1,700 different universities in our database. All have at least one psychology degree program offering. is the top resource for finding an accredited psychology degree.

Research Campus-Based and Online Psychology Degrees in Pennsylvania


November is Military Family Appreciation Month, and I thought you and your audience could participate by helping us spread this guide on understanding friends and loved ones suffering from PTSD, especially our heroes. --Kevin Heilman, Outreach Coordinator



Confronting Opioids  

May 16, 2019 By Good News Magazine
[Article] by Joey Butler



 The Addiction Connection is a collective of biblical counselors and ministries
united for the purpose of training and equipping the Body of Christ
in biblically helping addicts and their loved ones.

True Light is a Christian nonprofit corporation dedicated to providing a safe haven for women to heal from addiction, abuse and sexual exploitation.

Kingdom House, a Christian recovery house for men is dedicated to assisting each individual develop and maintain sobriety to become productive members of society.

H.O.P.E.E. House will empower women who have suffered through addiction to endure the recovery process and bridge their past into a new lifestyle of sober living – clean and wholesome. ... The “Spirit First” Program is by personal choice and allows a woman the chose the traditional 12 step recovery or Christian 12 step program.

Dr. Lloyd Gestoso, professor and dean of the School of Social Work at Cairn University, partners with community leaders to organize an addictions task force dedicated to combating the drug addiction epidemic in the lower area of Bucks County. The Lower Bucks Addiction Task Force, a newly formed branch of the Bucks County Heroin Prevention Outreach initiative, works in an area with alarming statistics relating to substance abuse and deaths caused by drug overdose, particularly heroin.



Our mission is to help all those affected by addiction by providing reliable and comprehensive resources, advice, tips and guides. There is hope and you are not alone on this journey to a successful recovery from addiction. is an initiative with the Alcohol Abuse Counsel and a trained group of volunteers. Alcoholism is a widely spread disease and we feel that it is our public duty to educate folks around the world about the problem. Join us today and let’s take a stand. Let’s help Alcoholics recover once and for all.

Road to Freedom is a Christian drug rehab program in Florida made up of pastors, Christian addiction counselors, doctors and caring professionals who are committed to the rescue mission of our Savior and Redeemer, Jesus Christ. We are passionate about providing a clinically sound and faith-based recovery program, ministering to the whole person through the whole Gospel. We accept and embrace all people.



Many of us know of someone, a friend or family member that's suffering from a mental health ailment, co-occurring disorder or addiction. Online resources being more important now than ever before, here are two pages you will find valuable:  Signs of a Prescription Drug Overdose and Stimulants vs Depressants 




Victory and Freedom Recovery

Worship Service and Luncheon

Woodside Church, 1667 Edgewood Road, Yardley, PA
Join us for a Victory and Freedom Recovery Worship Service and Luncheon for those in recovery and all who support them. At this powerful service we join together in worship as broken people —
from different churches, experiences, denominations and walks of life — the body of Christ is glorified!
Our next service will take place on
Sunday February 16, 2020 at 12:30 p.m
All are invited!
This event is sponsored by Woodside Church, CLPRM
and Addictions Victorious
If you can help with any part of the service or luncheon, please e-mail Scott Burgess at 


Local Christ-Centered Recovery Meetings
1:00 p.m.
Addictions Victorious “Abundant Life”
Calvary Full Gospel
676 Lincoln Hwy
Fairless Hills, PA
Billy or Bob
7:00 p.m.
Christian Alternative
to Addiction
Calvary Chapel of Philadelphia
13500 Philmont Ave.
Phila, PA 19116
Tim Patrick
(215) 969-1520 ext. 308
7:00 p.m.
Addictions Victorious
Life Recovery
Davisville Church
325 Street Rd.
(meeting located on 1st Floor)
Southampton, PA
Mark & Michele
7:00 p.m.
Addictions Victorious
Calvary Church
820 Rt.113, Rm 201 Souderton, PA
Mike (215)908-0965 or (215)799-0189
7:30 p.m.
Addictions Victorious
The Last Stop
2440 Kensington Ave.,
Philadelphia, PA
Billy or Bob
6:00 p.m.
Addictions Victorious “Abundant Life”
Calvary Full Gospel
676 Lincoln Hwy, Fairless Hills, PA
Billy or Bob
Mark & Angela
Thursday 7:30 p.m. Celebrate Recovery
a Church of
Living Hope
1271 E. Maple Ave
Langhorne, PA
7:00 p.m.
Addictions Victorious
The Right Path
1832 S. 11th St., Philadelphia, PA
Joe (215)498-4212
John (215)462-8868
7:30 p.m.
Addictions Victorious
Grace Point Church
592 Washington Crossing Rd., Newtown, PA 18940
David (215)295-1206
7:00 p.m.
Road To Recovery
Christian Life Center 3100 Galloway Road Bensalem, PA 19020
Bob Sofronski
9:00 a.m.
Addictions Victorious
Life Recovery
Davisville Church
325 Street Rd.
(meeting Rm 202)
Southampton, PA
Mark & Michele

Local Christian Ministry Links:

Addiction Center - Faith-Based Drug Rehab 

Addiction Centers have rehabs rooted in spiritual community which can help many people find sobriety. Rehabs for many faiths and denominations offer guidance during treatment.
Addiction Resource was founded in 2014 to provide a community for those recovering from addiction and to help patients find the highest quality care for a successful recovery. Our goal is to provide resources to help patients and their loved ones so that they may stay on the road to recovery, and can successfully overcome addiction for life. We believe in our ability to help improve the lives of others, and belief is what motivates us to educate and support our readers every day.

Addictions Victorious (AV) 

Addictions Victorious (AV) is a network of Christ centered support and recovery groups. Our meetings are open to men and women of all ages who are seeking lasting change in their lives. We reach out in the love of our Lord Jesus to those who struggle with various addictions. We also embrace loved ones and friends who find themselves on the other side of addiction; those who are being adversely impacted by the addict’s destructive lifestyle.

Celebrate Recovery 

Celebrate Recovery is a program designed to help those struggling with hurts, hang-ups, and habits by showing them the loving power of Jesus Christ through the recovery process.

Christian Alternative to Addiction (CAA)

Christian Alternatives to Addiction (CAA) is a fellowship of men and women, who through the power of Jesus Christ seek freedom from the sin we call addiction. We believe a person can only be totally freed from this bondage through the power of God’s indwelling Holy Spirit and the application of His Word to our lives.

Christian Life Prison and Recovery Ministry (CLPRM)

Originally birthed out of Christian Life Center in Bensalem, PA 19020, our goal is to present the gospel to people incarcerated in prison systems and abroad: to lead them to the saving knowledge of Jesus Christ; to bring hope in what seems to be a hopeless situation; to disciple them through the teaching of God's Word and to prepare them for living a Godly lifestyle. (RESOURCE LIST) is a web resource provided and funded by Advanced Recovery Systems (ARS). Since 2015, the website has provided researched, fact-based resources for free. Readers can learn about the risks of various substances, the latest approaches to treatment and real stories of recovery on

Lighthouse Network – Guidance Through Life’s Storms

Lighthouse Network is a nonprofit organization dedicated to giving people guidance through life’s personal storms. Our free, confidential helpline (1-877-562-2565) is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. We assist individuals and their loved ones who don’t know where to go for help when wrestling with a drug, alcohol, psychological, or emotional struggle. 

Harvest USA

Our mission is to partner with and equip the Church in bringing the power of the Gospel of Jesus Christ to transform the lives of those affected by sexual sin.

House of Adonai, The

Our primary mission at The House of Adonai is to serve our clients and our community by producing sober disciples for Christ by providing a sound, structured living environment that fosters growth in several areas of the client’s life. Some of those particular areas of the clients life that we address through a holistic approach to recovery are  development of the client’s spirituality through the establishment of a Christ centered life. In addition to the client’s spirituality, we also seek to establish stability in other walks of life through demonstration and instruction in living skills and job training that will return those who have completed the program back to the community as a vital, viable and successful member of society.

Kingdom House, Inc.

Kingdom House is a Recovery-Focused and Person-Centered, Christian-based recovery program for Men. Kingdom House utilizes Bible-based teaching in conjunction with a core Twelve (12)- Step Program, to provide a safe, healthy, and supportive living environment for Men recovering from alcohol and/or other drug related addictions. Kingdom House is dedicated to assisting each individual to develop and maintain a sober lifestyle through encouragement, discipline, and respect. In addition, application of the Twelve (12)- Step Program is crucial to the strength, recovery, and development of sober living skills. A combination of God's help along with individual  determination and self control will ultimately lead to sobriety success.     


National Association for Christian Recovery

The National Association for Christian Recovery is a not-for-profit religious organization whose passion is the cultivation and growth of recovery communities within or in partnership with Christian churches.

Pure Life Ministries

Sexual sin has reached epidemic proportions in the Church. Even if the statistics are somehow overstating the problem, sexual sin is undoubtedly the most serious spiritual issue facing the Body of Christ—and things are growing worse.

Teen Challenge Philadelphia

Hope for Adults Struggling with Drug or Alcohol Addiction!  "We Care For Those Who Care Enough to Change." Teen Challenge is committed to enabling and equipping those we serve to find freedom from addictive behavior, to become socially and emotionally healthy, physically well and spiritually alive.

The Addiction Connection

Connecting the Gospel to Addiction & Addiction Counseling to the Church


Turning Point

Men's Christian Recovery House, Bristol, PA
Contact: Joseph Prelle, 215-778-8716 or

United Methodist Connections:

SPSARV - Special Program on Substance Abuse and Related Violence

Equipping United Methodists and partners to be informed and compassionate responders to alcohol, other drugs, and related violence worldwide.

Had Enough?

Had Enough is a United Methodist prevention and intervention movement for youth and young adults around the world. This movement raises the voices of young Christians who choose not to use alcohol and other drugs and want to help those who do. Had Enough informs, equips and empowers you to make a difference as an individual and as part of the United Methodist global connection.

Other Helpful Connections:

Addiction Campuses

Addiction Campuses provides the most comprehensive addiction treatment programs in the country, offering therapy for addiction to illegal drugs, prescriptions drug and alcohol. We go beyond the standard 30-day plan and treat people who are struggling with addiction medically, mentally and spiritually to break the cycle of relapse and repeated visits to rehab.

Addiction Resource

Addiction Resource was founded in 2005 to provide a community for those recovering from addiction and to help patients find the highest quality care for a successful recovery. Our goal is to provide resources to help patients and their loved ones so that they may stay on the road to recovery, and can successfully overcome addiction for life. We believe in our ability to help improve the lives of others, and belief is what motivates us to educate and support our readers every day.

American Society of Addiction Medicine

The American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM), founded in 1954, is a professional society representing over 3,600 physicians, clinicians and associated professionals in the field of addiction medicine. ASAM is dedicated to increasing access and improving the quality of addiction treatment, educating physicians and the public, supporting research and prevention, and promoting the appropriate role of physicians in the care of patients with addiction.

Because I Love You

“Because I Love You” (B.I.L.Y.) is a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting parents with troubled children of any age. We promote structure, consequences and consistency in raising our kids and we have helped thousands of families over the past 30 years.

Bucks County Drug & Alcohol Commission, Inc.

The mission of the Bucks County Drug and Alcohol Commission, Inc. (BCDAC, Inc.) is to reduce the use of tobacco and eliminate the use of illegal drugs and the abuse, misuse of and addiction to alcohol and other drugs.
We are a community designed for friends, family, and those in active addiction. We offer support, and information regarding addiction, recovery, alcoholism, and we even help our viewers find support group meetings and fellowships near them. 

Hope for Addiction

Hope for Addiction is a foundation built through a grass roots effort to unite parents and family members whose children fought and lost their battle to the disease of addiction.


Livengrin is a non-profit drug and alcohol addiction treatment center whose mission is to empower the individual to embrace recovery and break the cycle of addiction by providing comprehensive, integrated and holistic treatment services. 

New Life For Girls

At New Life For Girls, we introduce women ages 18 and up, as well as mothers and their children to a new way of living. We provide a comprehensive 24 hr. residential program for those who are struggling with life controlling problems such as drug and alcohol addiction, eating disorders, and sexual abuse issues.  In a safe and loving environment lives are changed and transformed.

Tobacco Free Life

Tobacco-Free Life (TFL) is a resource for smoking cessation and was created by anti-smoking advocates in collaboration with tobacco control experts and smoking cessation professionals and with feedback from ex-smokers.


TODAY, Inc. has chemical treatment services available for drug or alcohol abuse; including services for pregnant women, women attempting to regain custody of their children, intravenous drug abusers, and those who may be at risk for HIV/AIDS. Pregnant women, whether intravenous drug users or non-intravenous drug users, receive preference to treatment services. 

Langhorne United
 Methodist Church
301 E. Maple Ave.
Langhorne PA 19047
Traditional Worship
9:30 a.m.
Sunday School - Children
9:30 a.m.
   Sunday School - Adults
 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.
Office Hours
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.