Tag: Pride

Discussion Starter #66

ALL IN Acts 2:21 Everyone who calls on the name of the Lord will be saved. This verse gives me goose bumps. Think about it! Everyone on this earth, no matter who they are, what they have done or what they are doing can have their life transformed […]

Verse For Today

You must not despise those who were broken off like branches. How can you be proud? You are just a branch; you don’t support the roots—the roots support you.Romans 11:18 #Pride #Broken #Support  

Pride Leads to RELAPSE

PRIDE LEADS TO RELAPSE One of the vices we face in recovery is pride. As we get well and start to feel good about ourselves and our lives it’s easy for us to forget the recovery journey we have been on and think we have arrived at our […]

Don’t Let Pride Trip You

Proverbs 16:18 If you are proud, you will be destroyed. If you are proud, you will fall. With humility comes wisdom and with wisdom comes honor. Before coming to The Salvation Army Bridge Program I was also in rehab in Rockingham in Western Australia. Where I learned all […]

Anger is Often a Reaction to Hurt Pride

Numbers 22:29 Balaam said, “Because you’ve been playing games with me! If I had a sword I would have killed you by now.” The donkey saved Balaam’s life but made him look foolish in the process, so Balaam lashed out at the donkey. We sometimes strike out at […]

4o Days of Recovery ~ Day 4o

A NEW DIRECTION John 14:6 Jesus said, “I am the Road, also the Truth, also the Life. No one gets to the Father apart from me.       In these times of engaging in the recovery process, we are constantly being directed. Rather than ignoring sound advice, […]

Discipline

When things go badly, when affliction and suffering descend, God tells them where they’ve gone wrong, shows them how their pride has caused their trouble. He forces them to heed his warning, tells them they must repent of their bad life. When Jesus died, he took sin down […]

Pride Leads to Relapse

Pride lures us into living independently of God. This causes God’s guiding influence to leave our life. When we stay in God’s presence pride and self-sufficiency have no place in our lives because we have a hightened awareness of who we are, who God is and what He […]