Steve Arterburn – Editor of The Life Recovery Bible and host of New Life Live!
Steve is the founder and chairman of New Life Ministries and host of the #1 nationally syndicated Christian counseling talk show New Life Live! heard and watched by over 2 million people each week on over 150 stations nationwide, on SiriusXM Satellite radio and on NRBTV.
Steve is a best-selling author of many books, including The Book of Life Recovery. With over 8 million books in print he has been writing about God’s transformational truth since 1984. He’s been nominated for numerous writing awards and has won three Gold Medallions for writing excellence. Along with Dr. Dave Stoop, he edited and produced the #1 selling Life Recovery Bible.
Chris Williams – MA, LMFT and co-host of New Life Live!
Chris Williams is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist practicing in California. He received his M.A. in Marriage and Family Therapy from Hope International University where he also served as Director of Spiritual Formation for 5 years and is currently an adjunct professor. He has over 9 years of experience serving individuals, couples and families struggling with mental health disorders, addiction, trauma and relational challenges. He also works with treatment industry leaders and teams as a consultant and coach. He has become a highly sought after specialist in the treatment of complex trauma and multiple addictive issues.
Chris has designed and developed Christian recovery programs, family programs and trauma recovery programs for addiction treatment centers and continues to consult with treatment centers and organizations to create healthier environments and effective outcomes.
Becky is a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor and National Director of the New Life Counselor Network. For more than a decade of private practice and having facilitated counseling groups, Becky has had a front row experience of overcoming the challenges of life. She enjoys engaging in the process of finding hope and leading others to experience hope in their lives.
Craig Brown – Director of Recovery Ministries, Church of the Redeemer
Craig Brown has been the Director of Recovery Ministries at Church of the Redeemer in Gaithersburg, Maryland since 1999. Church of the Redeemer is a multicultural and multigenerational church with five campuses in Maryland, just north of Washington, DC. Craig oversees a leadership team of 38 dedicated leaders. Church of the Redeemer Recovery Ministries offers Christ-centered recovery for those who struggle with chemical dependency, sexual addiction, eating disorders, financial issues, co-dependency, anger, shame, guilt, abuse, smoking, relationship issues, and depression. Craig is a frequent speaker on recovery and leadership development. Craig and his wife Debbie live in Damascus, Maryland with their three sons Connor, Austin, and Garrett.