Month: November 2017

Day 334, 2017

Be a good example Matthew 5:16 “Let your light shine in front of others. Then they will see the good things you do. And they will praise your Father who is in heaven.” Step 12: Having gone through these steps and discovering the importance of an individual relationship […]

Day 333, 2017

Rest is important   Psalms 127:2 It’s useless for you to work from early morning until late at night just to get food to eat. God provides for those he loves even while they sleep.  Rest is an important ingredient in the recovery formula. Rest is important in […]

Day 332, 2017

Ask God For Strength   Psalms 105:4 Look to the Lord and to his strength. Always look to him.  In recovery, we need to seek God’s strength to do those things we cannot do in our own strength. Our own strength is actually a point of spiritual vulnerability. There […]

Day 331, 2017

PRAYER AND MEDITATION   Psalms 5:3 Lord, in the morning you hear my voice. In the morning I pray to you. I wait for you in hope.  God is a prayer-hearing God. Let us learn the importance of daily conversation with Him. Of talking to Him honestly and […]

Day 330, 2017

BE GUIDED BY GOD Proverbs 20:18 Make plans by asking for guidance.  Recovery is a spiritual battle. To succeed in it we need spiritual guidance. The best sources of spiritual guidance any of us can us are God’s Word and prayer. God’s guidance for our futures comes with […]

Seeking God

Bible Reading: Psalm 27:7-9   Psalms 27:8 When my heart whispered, “Seek God,” my whole being replied, “I’m seeking him!” In the process of addiction, we all reach our ‘Rock Bottom’ A particular time or moment when we realize “I can’t do this on my own.” and we start looking outside of […]

What’s Your Drug of Choice? A question

What’s Your Drug of Choice? A question we are often asked in our various recovery circles as we move around the rooms. A question that comes back with so many different answers. But isn’t there really only one answer? Our verse today says tells us that ‘everyone who […]

God Knows

Psalm 139:1-16 God, investigate my life; get all the facts firsthand. I’m an open book to you; even from a distance, you know what I’m thinking. You know when I leave and when I get back; I’m never out of your sight. You know everything I’m going to […]

Reach out to others

Living Life Recovery Reflection #310, 2017   1 Corinthians 10:24 We should not look out for our own interests. Instead, we should look out for the interests of others. In the Bible Jesus taught us two lessons in Luke 14:7-14. He taught us that service is more important […]

Weakness and Hardships

Check out the mirror to see its reflection. Are you an imposter, pretending to be what you aren’t, or authentic enough to admit who you truly are? The spirit of fear comes hard against love, and when it comes knocking to disrupt your day of being real, let […]