Tag: Control

Verse For Today

“You’re blessed when you’ve worked up a good appetite for God.” Matthew 5:6 Addiction and compulsion lose there influence over our lives as we increasingly yield them to the control of the Holy Spirit. The Spirit of God living in us reduces our appetite for sin and increases […]

It Wisnae Me!

1 John 1:8-10 If we claim not to have sin, we are deceiving ourselves, and the truth is not in us. If we acknowledge our sins, then, since he is trustworthy and just, he will forgive them and purify us from all wrongdoing. If we claim we have not […]

Listen and Obey

Hebrews 3:15 It has just been said, “Listen to his voice today. If you hear it, don’t be stubborn. You were stubborn when you opposed me.” This is my favorite verse in the whole Bible. I remember when I was wrestling with handing my life over to Christ’s […]

#2309 Daily Reflection

DO YOU BELEIVE? Bible Reading: Galatians 3:1-9Focus Verse: Galatians 3:6 As I have stated previously I grew up believing in God. What I didn’t believe is He had anything to offer me, because I believed God’s job was to help the weak and I never saw myself as weak. I […]

#2240 Thought For Today

Jesus said Matthew 5:47  “If you are friendly only to your friends, how are you different from anyone else?” When we are caught up in ourselves and out of control it seperates us from God. When we come into recovery and make a consious decision to make Jesus Christ […]

#2226 What The Bible Says

I ADMITTED MY LIFE WAS A MESS AND I WAS OUT OF CONTROL GOD PROMISES US A NEW LIFE WHEN WE SURRENDER OUR LIVES TO HIMColossians 3:10 You have started living a new life. It is being made new so that what you know has the Creator’s likeness.  

#2221 The Word For Recovery

I ADMIT MY LIFE IS A MESS AND I AM OUT OF CONTROL Matthew 5:3  “Humble men are very fortunate!” he told them, “for the Kingdom of Heaven is given to them.” If we can’t admit our lives are a mess and we are out of control then […]

#2216 Thought For Today

Following after the Holy Spirit leads to life and peace, but following after the old nature leads to death because the old sinful nature within us is against God. It never did obey God’s laws and it never will. That’s why those who are still under the control […]