Month: January 2018

#29-Self-Deception

Proverbs 28:26 Anyone who trusts in himself is foolish. But a person who lives wisely is kept safe.  “I only trust myself!” “I can do it!” Two of the most self-deceptive statements we have all said at one time or another in our lives. We have been on […]

28# No More!

Proverbs 26:11 A foolish person who does the same foolish things again is like a dog that returns to where it has thrown up. Paul says “I have discovered this principle of life–that when I want to do what is right, I inevitably do what is wrong. I […]

Don’t Trust Your Feelings

Put Your Faith In God! “The human heart is the most deceitful of all things, and desperately wicked. Who really knows how bad it is.” Those who trust their own insight are foolish. People will love only themselves and their money. They will be boastful and proud, scoffing […]

God Knows!

Our actions will show that we belong to the truth so we will be confident when we stand before God. Even if we feel guilty, God is greater than our feelings, and He knows everything. Dear friends, if we don’t feel guilty, we can come to God with […]

#27-Don’t Trust Feelings

Proverbs 14:12 There is a way that may seem right to a man. But in the end it leads to death. I have never liked the taste of alcohol, even when I drank. I drank for the feeling. When I realised I had a drinking problem, it was […]

Listen!

Come and listen, all you who fear God, and I will tell you what He did for me. My child, listen to me and do as I say, and you will have a long, good life. Get all the advice and instruction you can so you will be […]

Step Two ~ Week One

“I Believe That God Exists” Believing God exists increases our desire to live right (Genesis 15:6) Abram believed the Lord, and the Lord counted him as righteous because of his faith.A Belief God exists should be accompanied by action (Deuteronomy 27:10) “You must obey the Lord your God by […]

#26-God is Listening

Psalms 69:33 The Lord hears those who are in need. He doesn’t forget his people in prison. It still amazes me, so many years after being in recovery to look back and see God’s intervention. I remember times where I have thought ‘this is it, it’s all over […]

Day 25 – One Day At A Time

“I urge you, brothers and sisters, in view of God’s mercy, to offer your bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and pleasing to God—this is your true and proper worship.”ROMANS 12:1 Most of us don’t seek help until we realize that something is out of control in our […]