Pastor Erik Hines
Erik Hines is the founder of Spring to Life, a leading Christ-centered recovery program for men with drug and alcohol addictions.
An ordained pastor, business leader, and motivational speaker, Erik has extensive experience helping people achieve lasting freedom from addiction. His own transformative journey as a person in long-term recovery has deepened his insight and passion for this important work.
Erik founded Spring to Life in 2006; within three years, he grew the organization from one 4-bed campus to five campuses spanning two counties. Erik also developed the GEARS curriculum, which helps our clients change negative thinking patterns and fill their hearts with God’s love to meet their needs, instead of abusing drugs or alcohol.
Video: Watch Erik describe our treatment philosophy and how we help clients take their lives back.
Erik is an award-winning motivational speaker for businesses, non-profit organizations, school districts, and other entities. He has led numerous ministries, small companies, and other organizations to success and has more than 10 years of experience leading creative teams, multimedia divisions, and corporate communications departments.
Active in the community, Erik and his family are long-time residents of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. Erik and his two sons (Mason and Jaxon) live in Murfreesboro.