Tag: Character

Focus on God

Psalms 34:4 I looked to the Lord, and he answered me. He saved me from everything I was afraid of. In the process of God changing our sinful habits and attitudes, it is important we keep our focus on Him. If you ask ten different people in recovery […]

Verse For Today

“Chosen by God for this new life of love, dress in the wardrobe God picked out for you: compassion, kindness, humility, quiet strength, discipline.” Colossians 3:12 In order to keep moving forward on the ‘Road to Recovery’ we must put on the wardrobe God picked out for us. […]

DiscussionStarter #42

Getting to know You Proverbs 1:7 If you really want to gain knowledge, you must begin by having respect for the Lord. Someone once said to me “If you want to get your life straight you need to get to know yourself.” I believe that is true, but […]

Morning Harmony #23

Our God All praise to the God and Father of our Master, Jesus the Messiah! Father of all mercy! God of all healing counsel! He comes alongside us when we go through hard times, and before you know it, he brings us alongside someone else who is going […]

The Word For Today

Character Romans 5:4  Patience develops strength of character in us and helps us trust God more each time we use it until finally our hope and faith are strong and steady. None of us are born with Godly character. It is developed through a relationship with the Holy […]

Action Is The Magic Word

Do you feel that you could never come close to God because you have done something terrible? God can and will forgive you for any sin. While God forgives us, however, He does not always erase the natural consequences of our sin. Recovery requires changes in our character. […]

A Drastic Self-Operation

____________________________________________________________________________________________Through the acknowledgment of God’s supreme power, I humbly ask Him to help me change my sinful habits and attitudes. ______________________________________________________________ If we claim that we’re free of sin, we’re only fooling ourselves. A claim like that is errant nonsense. On the other hand, if we admit our […]