Tag: Prayer

Trust and Obey but maybe not today!

Some of the scariest events in my life have been watching my boys become teenagers. Observing as they go through the stages of becoming young men and no longer ‘just children’. I read some quotes this morning which say: First mother of a teenager “my daughter doesn’t tell […]

Don’t underestimate the power of the little things. We are moving at a quick pace; in fact it is so quick that we often look for the big picture and overlook the small things. When we think about it, it’s the little things that bring us the most […]

Today at 2:30pm I am attending the official opening of a renovated 69 Bourke St in Melbourne. A building of much history for the Salvation Army. My prayer today as many come from churches all over is: “we will be one on the bond of love”, that “God […]

Give us today our daily bread

Matthew 6:14 In prayer there is a connection between what God does and what you do. You can’t get forgiveness from God, for instance, without also forgiving others. We ask each day for bread. The bread of life, that teaches us sobriety and temperance. We ask only for […]

Where is God in your life?

I want to tell you briefly about a friend of mine, who is now in Heaven and making God laugh. A funny bloke from Glasgow. His name is Peter. He took me under his wing early in my recovery and taught me what it meant to ‘follow Jesus’. […]

God’s will for me

There are times when God’s will for me is the direct opposite of what I want. My recovery depends on me accepting the fact ‘I don’t always know what’s best for me’. I can be self-centered. When I came to recovery and agreed with God to ‘give control […]