Realizing our sinfulness in recovery can lead to us responding in withdrawal from the recovery process. None of us wants to be identified as a sinner. But the truth is identifying our sinfulness also leads to identifying it’s solution.
Jesus Christ was born to save sinners. Identification as sinners creates opportunity for us to reach out to Him and put Him in His rightful place as the one True Higher Power.
Procrastination in dealing with our addiction and compulsion is not a solution. God wants us to tackle addiction head-on and remember He is there to give us strength and encouragement as we do so.
Ezra 9:3 This news made me so angry that I ripped my clothes and tore hair from my head and beard. Then I just sat in shock