“I beseech you, brethren, (ye know the house of Stephanas, that it is the firstfruits of Achaia, and that they have addicted themselves to the ministry of the saints,)
That ye submit yourselves unto such, and to every one that helpeth with us, and laboureth.” (1 Corinthians 16:15-16)
Those who lived in Stephanas’ house were addicted to the ministry.
What are you addicted to?
to cause to become physiologically or psychologically dependent on an addictive substance
to habituate or abandon (oneself) to something compulsively or obsessively
devoted or given up to a practice or habit or to something psychologically or physically habit-forming