Tag: Prayer

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

I have a Dream

In 2005 I had a dream. A God-given dream of ‘Church for People With Addictions’ From that dream and through the inspiration of the Holy Spirit was born ‘Living Life Recovery.’ Since then everything I think and do has been done with that dream in mind. Because I believe the world […]

#2328 Discover ~ Develop ~ Disciple

Today at #NWBC Pastor Peter Botross completed the last installment in the series Discover ~ Develop ~ Disciple. He began the service with the verses Acts 13:1-5. Reading in ‘The Message’ Bible these scriptures say The congregation in Antioch was blessed with a number of prophet-preachers and teachers: Barnabas, […]

#1 Morning Start-Up

  DANGEROUS IRRESPONSIBILTY        Psalm 23:4     One of the disciplines I learned early in recovery. In fact, I learned it whilst in rehab in Rockingham in Western Australia through the reading of the Alcoholics Anonymous book 24 Hours a Day. It was the importance of starting […]