John 1:1 -5 Before anything else existed, there was Christ, with God. He has always been alive and is himself God. He created everything there is—nothing exists that he didn’t make. Eternal life is in him, and this life gives light to all mankind. His life is the light that […]
Our relationships should not compromise our faith Don’t become partners with those who reject God. How can you make a partnership out of right and wrong? That’s not a partnership; that’s war. Is light best friends with dark? Does Christ go strolling with the Devil? Do trust and mistrust […]
Step 8 We made a list of all persons we had harmed and became willing to make amends to them all 1 John 2:9-11 Anyone who claims to live in God’s light and hates a brother or sister is still in the dark. It’s the person who loves brother […]
You are dealing with the One who formed the mountains, made the winds, and knows your every thought; he turns the morning to darkness and crushes down the mountains underneath his feet: Jehovah, the Lord, the Lord Almighty, is his name. Amos 4:13
“This is the crisis we’re in: God-light streamed into the world, but men and women everywhere ran for the darkness. They went for the darkness because they were not really interested in pleasing God.” John 3:19
1 Peter 2:9 You are a people who belong to God. All of this is so that you can sing his praises. He brought you out of darkness into his wonderful light. Through the process of recovery God brought me out of the darkness and into The […]
We have been called out of darkness to receive God’s healing so we can share it with others who are hurting.
2 Corinthians 4:6 It started when God said, “Light up the darkness!” and our lives filled up with light as we saw and understood God in the face of Christ, all bright and beautiful. Christmas is a time for celebrating recovery! Remembering what we used to be like, […]
Proverbs 4:18-19 The ways of right-living people glow with light; the longer they live, the brighter they shine. But the road of wrongdoing gets darker and darker– travelers can’t see a thing; they fall flat on their faces.
The Scriptures provide precedent: Look! I’m setting a stone in Zion, a cornerstone in the place of honor. Whoever trusts in this stone as a foundation will never have cause to regret it. To you who trust him, he’s a Stone to be proud of, but to those […]