205-910-0085 [email protected]


Mark Shaw

D.Min, Biblical Counseling, CADAC II, ACBC, TAC Founder

Mark is an ordained minister, author, and Founder of The Addiction Connection. As an author, speaker, teacher of the Word, and certified biblical counselor, Mark has been involved in helping people who struggle with addictions since 1991. He and his wife Mary have 4 children.

Bill Hines

D.Min, Biblical Counseling, CABC, ACBC, Chairman of TAC Board of Directors

Bill is an ordained minister, author, and the President of Covenant Ministries, Inc., a biblical counseling and education ministry in Ft. Worth, Texas. He has provided biblical counseling and biblical counselor training for over 25 years and has served several Bible Colleges as adjunct faculty. He & his wife, Kathy have 5 children and 7 grandchildren.

Tim Brown

CABC, ACBC, TAC Board Member

Tim is the founder of His Steps Ministries, Inc., a residential substance abuse counseling ministry for men in Woodstock, Georgia. He has been certified by the Association of Certified Biblical Counselors since 2006. As an ordained and licensed minister, Tim served as the director of His Steps until 2017 when the residency program closed. He now dedicates his time to develop and implement addiction training programs from a biblical perspective for local churches as well as counsel addicts in his community.


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