Tag: Accept

Discussion Starter #44

Lasting Change John 3:36 “Anyone who believes in the Son has eternal life. Anyone who does not believe in the Son will not have life. God’s anger remains on them.” God’s opposition to evil is permanent. So is His love for us. When we don’t believe in God […]

Morning Harmony #37

Loving The Unloveable Everyone who saw the incident was indignant and grumped, “What business does he have getting cozy with this crook?” Luke 19:7 “I love and care for everyone because I know the pain of being unloved and uncared.” ― Luffina Lourduraj Some people in our estimation are […]

Morning Harmony #34

OWNING UP “We are unfit to worship you; each of our good deeds is merely a filthy rag. We dry up like leaves; our sins are storm winds sweeping us away.”  Isaiah 64:6 I am sure all of us, at some point in our lives have experienced ‘denial’ Times […]

Morning Harmony #16

Wake Up and Listen! John 8:47 “Anyone on God’s side listens to God’s words.” There is an old saying ‘there is none so deaf as those who will not hear.’ Many of us when caught up in addiction and compulsion are on auto pilot. We don’t see what […]

Morning Harmony #13

Unbuckled Guilt “This is how much God loved the world: He gave his Son, his one and only Son. And this is why: so that no one need be destroyed; by believing in him, anyone can have a whole and lasting life. God didn’t go to all the […]

Morning Harmony #11

For or Against John 7:7 The world has nothing against you, but it’s up in arms against me. It’s against me because I expose the evil behind its pretensions Whose side are we really on? Sometimes we want to be on the side of all that is good, […]

Accept Different

2 Corinthians 10:18  When someone boasts about himself and how well he has done, it doesn’t count for much. But when the Lord commends him, that’s different! When we big note ourselves and don’ t accept the contribution of God and other people to our recovery we can […]

A Change of Appetite

Matthew 5:6 God blesses those who hunger and thirst for justice, for they will be satisfied. We cannot live on yesterdays intake. Nor will we survive very long on an unhealthy diet. Hamburgers, fish, and chips will satisfy our hunger but they bloat the stomach and dull our […]

4o Days of Recovery Day 34

      Here’s what I want you to do, God helping you: Take your everyday, ordinary life–your sleeping, eating, going-to-work, and walking-around life–and place it before God as an offering. Embracing what God does for you is the best thing you can do for him. Don’t become […]

4o Days of Recovery ~ Day 27

    When I first came to you, dear brothers and sisters, I didn’t use lofty words and impressive wisdom to tell you God’s secret plan. For I decided that while I was with you I would forget everything except Jesus Christ, the One who was crucified. I […]