The Author

Steve Hoppe is the pastor of counseling at Park Community Church of Chicago and the author of Sipping Saltwater: How to Find Lasting Satisfication in a World of Thirst (The Good Book Company). He lives in Chicago with his wife, Abby. You can follow him on Twitter

How I Became a Sunday Drug Abuser

I tripled my dosage. Then I ascended the pulpit—high as a kite—and preached to my gods.