Month: August 2017

Living Life Recovery Reflection #243

Matthew 7:12 “In everything, do to others what you would want them to do to you. This is what is written in the Law and in the Prophets.” One of our biggest problems in the process of recovery is our own self-worth. I spent a lot of my […]

#242-Let go of resentment

Matthew 5:23 “Suppose you are offering your gift at the altar. And you remember that your brother has something against you.”  This scripture in Matthew goes on to say “If you remember someone has something against you leave your gift and go and make peace, then come back […]

#241-Peace achieved

Matthew 5:9 Blessed are those who make peace. They will be called sons of God.  Step Nine says “Having identified the people, I have harmed, I will now go and make restitution to them. Unless to do is going to cause them or other pain or suffering.” It […]

#240-Life is valuable

Proverbs 14:30 A peaceful heart gives life to the body. But jealousy rots the bones.  Living in recovery per God’s will makes life valuable. Through this process, God asked us to choose life through following Jesus rather than leading life per our own sinful desires. God wants us […]

#239-Not guilty

Psalms 13:3 Lord my God, look at me and answer me. Give me new life, or I will die.  For many of us, recovery is our last hope of living a normal life. For so long we have been caught up in the crisis and turmoil of recovery. […]

The Bridge Programme Revisited

Hebrews 13:15 Through Jesus we should always bring God a sacrifice of praise, that is, words that acknowledge him. Today I attended Church at The Bornia Salvation Army to meet up with a friend of mine who is currently in The Salvation Army, Bridge Programme at The Basin. […]

Living Life Recovery Reflection #238

1 John 2:9 Suppose someone claims to be in the light but hates his brother or sister. Then he is still in the darkness.  Not everyone you meet on the journey of recovery is on the right path.  In the Bible hatred and love as moral qualities are […]

God is with you

  You will have many kinds of trouble. But God gives you a reason to be very happy. Remember that we are saved because our He is patient. You did not choose Him. He chose you. And He gave you this work: to go and produce fruit–fruit that […]