Month: September 2015

Living Life Recovery–STEP SIX

After discovering my sinful habits and attitudes and confessing them, I am now willing to let God change me. Get down on your knees before the Master; it’s the only way you’ll get on your feet.James 4:10 I knew God was the only one who could help me […]

Living Life Recovery – STEP FIVE

On completion of my list of sinful habits, I will confess them to God and to someone that I trust. Make this your common practice: Confess your sins to each other and pray for each other so that you can live together whole and healed. The prayer of […]

Living Life Recovery–Step Four

In order to help me change, I will investigate and record with God’s help – my sinful habits and attitudes. Let’s take a good look at the way we’re living and reorder our lives under God. Lamentations 3:40 As a result of admitting my life was out of […]

Living Life Recovery–Step 2

I believe God exists, that he cares about me and He can help me to regain control of my life. “God is working in you, giving you the desire and the power to do what pleases him” Philippians 2:13 Belief in God, the Bible and Jesus Christ has […]

September 19, 2015

Self-Control People do not drift toward holiness. Apart from grace-driven effort, people do not gravitate toward godliness, prayer, obedience to Scripture, faith, and delight in the Lord. We drift toward compromise and call it tolerance; we drift toward disobedience and call it freedom; we drift toward superstition and […]

September 18, 2015

The Twelve Steps of Living Life Recovery came to me via the Holy Spirit a number of years ago as I focused on my recovery journey, the steps I took to achieve recovery and talked to Him about it. Over the next Twelve days I want to share […]

September 17, 2015

God is a safe place to hide, ready to help when we need him. Psalm 46:1 If you are going through a tough time right now, do not despair and do not retreat. Talk to your sponsor, or another trusted friend. A shared problem is a problem halved, […]

September 15, 2015

There were also lying prophets among the people then, just as there will be lying religious teachers among you. They’ll smuggle in destructive divisions, pitting you against each other-biting the hand of the One who gave them a chance to have their lives back! They’ve put themselves on […]

September 14, 2015

ELIMINATING IDLENESSJesus knew their thoughts …… Matthew 12:25 The saying ‘the thought is father to the act.’ is worth repeating.  Proverbs 23:7 says   …. as a man thinks in his heart, so is he… THOUGHT It is impossible to read unwholesome literature without it leaving an imprint on your […]