Tag: Gift

Thought For Today

Does anyone bring a lamp home and put it under a washtub or beneath the bed? Don’t you put it up on a table or on the mantel? It’s in Christ that you, once you heard the truth and believed it (this Message of your salvation), found yourselves […]

CONSCIENCE ~ A Gift From God

This morning in my devotional time I read from the ‘Life Recovery Devotional’ the ‘Day 20, Step 10’ reading. Which was headed ‘A Sensitive Conscience’  As I read it a thought occurred to me, which became the title of today’s ‘Thought For Today.’  None of us got up one day and thought to ourselves […]

The Word For Today

PEACE I’m leaving you well and whole. That’s my parting gift to you. Peace. I don’t leave you the way you’re used to being left–feeling abandoned, bereft. So don’t be upset. Don’t be distraught. When we worship the right way, God doesn’t stir us up into confusion; he […]

“I Am Leaving You With A Gift.”

THE GIFT OF PEACE “I am leaving you with a gift–peace of mind and heart. And the peace I give is a gift the world cannot give. So don’t be troubled or afraid.” John 14:27   JESUS GIVES US THE GIFT OF PEACE Since we have been made […]

God’s Grace Is a Gift

Ephesians 2:8 God’s grace has saved you because of your faith in Christ. Your salvation doesn’t come from anything you do. It is God’s gift Recovery is a gift from God that I didn’t deserve. He gave it to me because He loves me and I am His […]

#2 Morning Start-Up

       BETTER DAYS AHEAD      Psalm 23:5-6   Morning Start-Up The good times are not all in the past. We sometimes remember the ‘good old days’ without remembering they were really ‘the bad old days’ Living standards and conditions that were not very good. I remember spending five years of […]

#2243 What The Bible Says

Stay focused Friends, don’t get thrown off course. Every desirable and beneficial gift comes out of heaven. The gifts are rivers of light cascading down from the Father of Light. There is nothing deceitful in God, nothing two-faced, nothing fickle. He brought us to life using the true Word, […]

#2166 CHRISTmas

1 Timothy 1:15 This is a trustworthy saying, and everyone should accept it: “Christ Jesus came into the world to save sinners” Millions of people around the world who celebrate around the world do not celebtate CHRISTmas. They do not even have a vague idea of what CHRISTmas […]

#2076 The Word For Recovery

People with their minds set on you [God], you keep completely whole, Steady on their feet, because they keep at it and don’t quit. Conquerors will sit alongside me at the head table, just as I, having conquered, took the place of honor at the side of my […]

The Twelve Gifts Of Life Recovery #1

Psalms 130:5 I am counting on the Lord; yes, I am counting on Him. I have put my hope in His word. The ‘Gift of Hope’ in recovery is a result of reliance on God, understanding His Word and applying it to every area of our day to day lives.