Tag: Process

What The Bible Says

NOW THAT I AM IN THE PROCESS OF CHANGE, I WILL CHECK MYSELF DAILY TO MAKE SURE I AM NOT SLIPPING BACK INTO MY OLD WAYS AND IF I AM,I WILL TAKE STEPS TO RECTIFY IT. RELAPSE “You walked away from your first love–why? What’s going on with […]

Tolerate Different

Colossians 3:13 Put up with each other. Forgive the things you are holding against one another. Forgive, just as the Lord forgave you Tolerating the differences. We all have them and some of them can be really annoying. God created us all in His image. He in His […]

Jesus Christ – The Great Teacher

Read: John 3:1-12 There was a man of the Pharisee sect, Nicodemus, a prominent leader among the Jews. Late one night he visited Jesus and said, “Rabbi, we all know you’re a teacher straight from God. No one could do all the God-pointing, God-revealing acts you do if […]

We all Need Recovery

NOW THAT I AM IN THE PROCESS OF CHANGE,I WILL CHECK MYSELF DAILY TO MAKE SURE I AM NOT SLIPPING BACK INTO MY OLD WAYSIF I AM, I WILL TAKE STEPS TO RECTIFY IT. When Jesus arrived, he saw this huge crowd. At the sight of them, his […]

The Process of Change

NOW THAT I AM IN THE PROCESS OF CHANGE, I WILL CHECK MYSELF DAILY TO MAKE SURE I AM NOT SLIPPING BACK INTO MY OLD WAYS AND IF I AM, I WILL TAKE STEPS TO RECTIFY IT. Recovery is a long race, not a sprint. It takes time […]

Step Nine

STEP NINE Having identified the people, I have harmed, I will now go and make restitution to them. Unless to do is going to cause them or others pain or suffering. Having completed steps 1 to 8 we start step nine, aware that some of the resentment we […]

One True Higher Power

www.bible.com/116/1sa.2.2.nlt We have all sinned and fall short of the glory of God. We are all powerless in our own strength to do what we need to do. We all need God’s forgiveness and guidance and we get it through ‘turning our wills and lives over to Him.’

Integrity Takes Effort

I will refuse to look at anything vile and vulgar. I hate all who deal crookedly; I will have nothing to do with them. I will reject perverse ideas and stay away from every evil. I will not tolerate people who slander their neighbors. I will not endure […]

Do Not Be Afraid

1 John 5:14 There is one thing we can be sure of when we come to God in prayer. If we ask anything in keeping with what he wants, he hears us. We all have hopes and dreams. Some of them attainable some of them not. Isaiah 48:17 […]

A Life-Long Process

Hebrews 12:10 Our earthly fathers disciplined us for a few years, doing the best they knew how. But God’s discipline is always good for us so that we might share in His holiness. Recovery is a life- long process. I love people who say to me “I have […]