Month: May 2018

Use Your Common Sense

Psalms 119:66 Increase my knowledge and give me the good sense because I believe in your commands.  Have confidence in God’s involvement in your spiritual growth. I knew a guy once. Shared a half-way house with Him in early recovery, who believed the way for God to help […]

Doubting Thomas

Thomas, called the Twin, one of the twelve, was not with them when Jesus came. The other disciples, therefore, said to him, “We have seen the Lord.” So he said to them, “Unless I see in His hands the print of the nails, and put my finger into […]

Everyone Deserves a Chance

Because everyone needs recovery: “Does our Law decide about a man’s guilt without first listening to him and finding out what he is doing?” Now is the time to forgive this man and help him back on his feet. If all you do is pour on the guilt, you […]

Don’t Be Foolish

Psalms 69:5 God, you know how foolish I’ve been. My guilt is not hidden from you. God knows everything about us. Knowing the foolish things that we have done hasn’t stopped Him loving us. It is foolish for any of us to think we can achieve recovery without […]

Treasure Unfound

All the richest treasures of wisdom and knowledge are embedded in that mystery and nowhere else. And we’ve been shown the mystery! I’m telling you this because I don’t want anyone leading you off on some wild-goose chase, after other so-called mysteries, or “the Secret.” Colossians 2:3-4 Many […]

Living Life Recovery -Tonight

Our Vulnerability to relapse. We are all the most vulnerable to relapse when life is going well. When things are going well we tend to stop listening to God because we think we can now handle things on our own. We start to neglect to go to meetings, […]

A Safe Place

Psalms 62:8 Trust in him at all times, you people. Tell him all of your troubles. God is our place of safety. Pour out your heart in prayer to God. Don’t hold anything back. Tell Him everything. Why? Because it is safe to do so. Pre-recovery I never […]