At Westside we recognize that people with a desire to break free of their sin or addiction need support.

As a Church, we desire to partner with you in a variety of ways in an effort to see the transforming power of Biblical Discipleship, Accountability, and the loving GRACE that God provides through the hands and hearts of believers partnering with you in your journey. This page is designed to help you connect with the appropriate resource that will help you on the road to recovery.  

The following resources are a number of the ongoing support classes offered at Westside. These classes are weekly connection points for those seeking a group that will provide support and accountability.  


Classes

Men's Accountability

Leader: Lee Dunn
Book: “When Lost Men Come Home”
Meeting Time: Saturdays at 9:30 am
Location: Westside, Dodge Campus
Room: 106

Break Free

Leader: Brandy Reynolds
Meeting Time: Wednesdays at 6:30pm
Location: First Christian Church, Fremont

Truth Love & Relationships

Leader: Krystal Sautter
Meeting Time:  Wednesdays at 7pm
Location: Room 108, Westside


Contact to Connect

Contact to Connect is a personal contact point which allows you the opportunity to reach out and schedule an appointment with someone who has an open heart and a listening ear.  These connection points will allow for an assessment of the need and can help to point you in the right direction for further and ongoing support in your journey.   

Leader: Randy Evans
Meeting Time: Request
Location: By Appointment

Leader: Gwyn Wiens
Meeting Time: Request
Location: By Appointment

Leader: Cheri Patrick
Meeting Time: Request
Location: By Appointment

Leader: Tim Melonis
Meeting Time: Request
Location: By Appointment

Leader: Deb Speigle
Meeting Time: Request
Location: By Appointment

Leader: Nicolas & Chrissie Pitterson
Meeting Time: Request
Location: By Appointment


Messages

Addiction Recovery

Watch, listen or share messages from Dr. Curt Dodd and David Zailer (Executive Director at Operation Integrity).

David Zailer Morning Session - January 25, 2015

David Zailer Evening Session - January 25, 2015

Unwanted Same-Sex Attraction

Dennis Jernigan - March 1, 2015


Christian Support Networks

Unwanted Same-Sex Attraction

Hope for Wholeness Network

Ministry organization seeking to help those those who struggle with homosexuality find freedom to live in sexual and relational wholeness according to God's design. Consists of local ministries, a professional counselor network, seminars and workshops, and resources such as helpful books.

Restored Hope Network

Restored Hope is an inter-denominational membership governed network dedicated to restoring hope to those broken by sexual and relational sin, especially those impacted by homosexuality. Consists of local ministries, a professional counselor network, seminars and workshops, and resources such as helpful books.

Living Hope Online Forums

The largest, world-wide online support groups for men, women, families and friends impacted by same sex attraction.


Book Resources

These reading materials are a great resource for those needing to learn about the nature of addiction of all kinds.  The books below can be a wonderful guide for those looking to learn what they can do on the road to recovery.   

Sexual Integrity

Men

"Breaking Free From Your Sexual Past for Men" by Barbara Wilson

"When Lost Men Come Home" by David Zailer

Women

"Breaking Free From Your Sexual Past" by Barbara Wilson

"Healing the Wounds of Sexual Addiction" by Patrick Carnes

Couples

"When Your Husband Is Addicted To Pornography" by Vickie Tiede

"Addiction and Grace" by Gerald G. May, M.D.

Unwanted Same-Sex Attraction

"Coming Out of Homosexuality" by Bob Davies, Lori Rentzel

"Victory Over the Darkness: Realize the Power of Your Identity in Christ" by Neil T. Anderson

"Growth into Manhood: Resuming the Journey" by Alan Medinger

"Desires in Conflict: Hope for Men Who Struggle with Sexual Identity" by Joe Dallas

"The Game Plan: The Men's 30-Day Strategy for Attaining Sexual Integrity" by Joe Dallas

"Crisis in Masculinity" by Leanne Payne, Baker

"The Wounded Heart: Hope for Adult Victims of Childhood Sexual Abuse" by Dan B. Allender

"The Heart of Female Same-Sex Attraction: A Comprehensive Counseling Resource" by Janelle Hallman

"When Homosexuality Hits Home: What To Do When A Family Member Says They’re Gay" by Joe Dallas

Substance Addiction

"Redemption" by Mike Wilerson

"Whiter Than Snow: Meditations on Sin and Mercy" by Paul David Tripp

"The Enemy Within" by Kris Lundgaard

"Addictions: A Banquet in the Grave" by Edward T. Welch

Leading Others To Wholeness

"Instruments In The Redeemers Hands" by Paul David Tripp

Breaking Free - Free e-Books

"Your Brain on Porn: 5 Proven Ways Porn Warps Your Mind and 5 Biblical Ways to Renew It"

"When Your Child Is Looking at Porn: A Step-by-Step Guide for Christian Parents"


Online Resources

These Online Resources offer a number of ways to go on the offensive in fight to Break Free. Within this area are free e-books, counseling resources, and tools that can help in the process of continuing sexual integrity.  

Operation Integrity - operationintegrity.org
Education, advocacy, recovery group and literature development, counseling

Covenant Eyes - covenanteyes.com
Awareness, support, education

Faithful and True Ministries - faithfulandtrue.com
Treatment, family education and support

Be Broken Ministries - 2.bebroken.com/
Education and family support

Brad Hambrick - bradhambrick.com
Articles, videos and blog