Tag: Prayer

Morning Harmony #44

Crated For Relationship In a dream he saw a ladder that reached from earth to heaven…. the Lord was standing beside the ladder. Genesis 28:12-13 Occasionally we come across someone whose life mirrors ours. Certainly in the Bible such characters confront us. Jacob is one whose pattern many […]

Morning Harmony #43

WELCOME NEWS Ezekiel 11:19 I’ll give you a new heart. I’ll put a new spirit in you. I’ll cut out your stone heart and replace it with a red-blooded, firm-muscled heart. It is normal to welcome good news. Only abnormal, mentally unbalanced people fail to be affected by […]

Recovery Reflection

“Are you listening to this? Really listening? “Listen carefully to what I am saying–and be wary of the shrewd advice that tells you how to get ahead in the world on your own.” ‘The best things in life aren’t free.’ Some of us have suffered much in the consequences […]

Step Eleven

Colossians 4:2 Pray diligently. Stay alert, with your eyes wide open in gratitude. THERE IS A PURPOSE TO RECOVERY! And it is outlined in step eleven “To discover God’s purpose for my life, implement it and improve my relationship with Him.” Psalms 4:3-8 says “Look at this: look […]

Going to Any Length

In order to discover God’s purpose in my life, implement it and to improve my relationship with Him, I will spend time daily in prayer, reading the Bible and meditating on it. We need to be aware of the process of recovery of our strengths and our weaknesses. […]

Simple But Not Always Easy

Prayer that includes confession demonstrates humility and opens up the lines of communication to God. 2 Samuel 5:19 David prayed to God: “Shall I go up and fight the Philistines? Will you help me beat them?” We can get it wrong in recovery by: – Forgetting to seek […]

When We Pray

Prayer is essential in this ongoing warfare. Pray hard and long. Pray for your brothers and sisters. Keep your eyes open. Keep each other’s spirits up so that no one falls behind or drops out. Ephesians 6:18 “Prayer is not the conquering of Gods reluctance, but taking hold […]

Love God and Love Others

Matthew 22:34-40 When the Pharisees heard how He had bested the Sadducees, they gathered their forces for an assault. One of their religion scholars spoke for them, posing a question they hoped would show him up: “Teacher, which command in God’s Law is the most important?” Jesus said, “‘Love […]

What The Bible Says

It pleases God when our hearts are filled with love for Him Jesus said, “‘Love the Lord your God with all your passion and prayer and intelligence.’ Matthew 22:37