Be Strong and Surrender is a 30 day recovery guide that will transform your life. Combining their over 80 years of professional clinical ministry experience, the authors come alongside those on the recovery journey with a wealth of warmth and wisdom. Power-packed practical principles for victorious living abound in this unique and heart-hitting guide to healing and growth. Whether you are currently overwhelmed within the throes of an addictive struggle or are well along the pathway to recovery, this book will encourage, educate, equip and empower you as you seek wholeness.
About the Authors
Pastor Philip Dvorak, MS, LMHC, is a highly effective leader in the treatment of addictions. He has personally served over 10,000 patients. His treatment curriculums have been published and implemented by a number of treatment centers across the country. He has a passion to see people recover from the disease of addiction. He is a devoted husband, father, and servant leader. More information on treatment options and additional resources are available at www.bestrongandsurrender.com.
Paul Meier, M.D., is considered by many to be a founding father of the Christian psychology movement. He has authored or co-authored over 90 books that have sold more than seven million copies in more than thirty languages. He is also the founder of the Meier Clinics, a national chain of non-profit Christian counseling clinics. More information is available at www.meierclinics.com or 630-653-1717.
Rev. Jared Pingleton, Psy.D., is dually trained and credentialed as a clinical psychologist and as a minister and serves as Vice-President of the American Association of Christian Counselors. In professional practice since 1977, Jared specializes in ministry to hurting persons and relationships from an integrated biblical perspective. He has authored or co-authored six books, including the acclaimed Making Magnificent Marriages, as well as numerous articles published in professional journals. Additionally, he has been a professor at several Christian colleges and seminaries and has served on the pastoral staff of two large churches.
“Clear, well-written, and compelling, Be Strong and Surrender will aid your healing journey by feeding your mind with scriptural truth and leading your soul closer to Jesus.”
John Stumbo, DMin, President, The Christian and Missionary Alliance
“Anyone who delves into their own spiritual growth must ultimately come face to face with their own brokenness, sin, and hurt. The authors have provided a resource that you will want to keep on your bedside as you have devotional times. You will read scripturally based principles and stories that will encourage and help you to surrender your life in God’s strength, and ultimately be transformed. Highly recommended.”
John Townsend, PhD, Leadership Consultant, Clinical Psychologist, Best-Selling Author of over 30 books
“As a founder of a treatment center and being in this field over 30 years, it’s rare that a new resource comes along that is a must have. The carefully crafted words in this book give hope and will empower you to walk strong in your recover. This is a healing and hope-filled book that we use at the The Center A Place of HOPE.”
Gregory Jantz, PhD, Founder, The Center A Place of HOPE, Edmunds WA, and Best-Selling Author of over 25 books
“It has been said that addiction is the biggest public health crisis of our time. Be Strong and Surrender is an opportune, practical, and insightful resource that should be in the hands of every person in recovery and every servant leader that supports them.”
James Davis, PhD, President, World Leaders Group
“As an owner, and hands on manager of an addiction treatment center, I have watched, cheered, suffered, and mourned the lives of many clients. I encourage the addicted, their families, and friends to read this book and then share it with friends and family members.”
Mark Gerhardt, President, Transformations Treatment Center, Delray Beach, FL