Month: September 2017

BE PREPARED   Proverbs 12:18 Thoughtless words cut like a sword. But the tongue of wise people brings healing. What we say reveals what is in our hearts. Wholehearted obedience to God requires preparation. Repairing relationships requires preparation. Unless our hearts are ready for the task of meeting […]

Planned Recovery

It’s a bit of a stretch when you enter recovery and hear someone tell you about the peace that surpasses all understanding. You’ve been trying for years to seek peace, and have always gotten chaos and confusion instead. In recovery, you’re learning to be yourself, instead of being […]

Psalms 40:13 Please, Lord, rescue me! Come quickly, Lord, and help me.   GOD LIFTS US OUT OF OUR PROBLEMSHe lifted me out of the pit of despair, out of the mud and the mire. He set my feet on solid ground and steadied me as I walked […]

LIVING LIFE RECOVERY REFLECTION #260PURIFY YOUR SOUL 1 Peter 1:22 You have made yourselves pure by obeying the truth. So, you have an honest and true love for your brothers and sisters. Love each other deeply, from the heart. This verse is talking about purity of our souls.  […]

ACKNOWLEDGE I NEED GOD’S HELP Proverbs 3:7 Don’t be impressed with your own wisdom. Instead, fear the Lord and turn away from evil. Pastor Rick Warren said “If you could fix your problems on your own you would have already.” The reality is we can’t. We have all tried and […]

God corrects us in Love

Hebrews 12:7 As you endure this divine discipline, remember that God is treating you as His own children. Whoever heard of a child who is never disciplined by its father? – God allows some things to happen to us in order to train usLEARN FROM THEM… –  Our […]

Realise I am out of Control

James 1:19-20 Understand this, my dear brothers and sisters: You must all be quick to listen, slow to speak, and slow to get angry. Human anger does not produce the righteousness God desires. Realising who or what is in control of our lives is an important part of […]

Living Life Recovery Reflection #259

PURITY IS IMPORTANT James 3:17 The wisdom that comes from heaven is pure. That’s the most important thing about it.  Purity in our lives comes from a commitment to God and His Word.  The bad things from our past need to be removed and the way to removing […]