Fuller Youth Institute


Mark Laaser Interview

Kara Powell

Dr. Kara Powell interviews specialist Dr. Mark Laaser about the realities of addiction and ministry. Mark and his wife Debbie run a Christian recovery ministry called Faithful and True Ministries, and he is the author of several books including Healing the Wounds of Sexual Addiction, in addition to being an adjunct faculty member at Fuller Seminary. Applicable to anyone in ministry, this interview is a resource in Month 4 of the Sabbath Rest in a 24/7 City self-care tooklit for urban youth ministry.

Published Apr 01, 2009
Kara Powell

Dr. Kara Powell is the Executive Director of the Fuller Youth Institute (FYI) and a faculty member at Fuller Theological Seminary. Named by Christianity Today as one of “50 Women You Should Know,” Kara serves as a Youth and Family Strategist for Orange, and also speaks regularly at parenting and leadership conferences. Kara is the author or coauthor of a number of books, including the forthcoming Growing Young (fall 2016), The Sticky Faith Guide for Your Family, Sticky Faith Curriculum, Can I Ask That?, Deep Justice Journeys, Essential Leadership, Deep Justice in a Broken World, Deep Ministry in a Shallow World, and the Good Sex Youth Ministry Curriculum.