Tag: Relationship

Morning Harmony #44

Created 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 […]

Thought For Today

My counsel for you is simple and straightforward: Just go ahead with what you’ve been given. You received Christ Jesus, the Master; now live him. You’re deeply rooted in him. You’re well constructed upon him. You know your way around the faith. Now do what you’ve been taught. […]

Growing Up ~ Spiritually

Recovery requires a change of character that can only be obtained through a relationship with Jesus. There’s no particular virtue in accepting punishment that you well deserve. But if you’re treated badly for good behavior and continue in spite of it to be a good servant, that is […]

Don’t Be Foolish

DON’T BE FOOLISH 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 other pain or sufferingGalatians 6:7 Don’t be fooled. You can’t outsmart God. Many people in recovery learn to say the […]

Words Matter

PEOPLE SHOULD BE ABLE TO TRUST YOU TO DO WHAT YOU SAY YOU WILLDeuteronomy 23:23 If you say you’re going to do something, do it. Keep the vow you willingly vowed to God, your God. You promised it, so do it. NEGATIVE WORDS AND POSITIVE WORDS HAVE EQUAL […]

Change What You Say

A good man says good things. These come from the good that is put away inside him. An evil man says evil things. These come from the evil that is put away inside him. But here is what I tell you. On judgment day, people will have to […]

“I Am Leaving You With A Gift.”

THE GIFT OF PEACE “I am leaving you with a gift–peace of mind and heart. And the peace I give is a gift the world cannot give. So don’t be troubled or afraid.” John 14:27   JESUS GIVES US THE GIFT OF PEACE Since we have been made […]

Avoid Compromise

When are you willing to compromise what you have learned in recovery to save a relationship? 2 Corinthians 6:14-15 Don’t become partners with those who reject God. How can you make a partnership out of right and wrong? That’s not a partnership; that’s war. Is light best friends with […]

The Primary Goal of Bible-Based Recovery

We came to believe that a Power greater than ourselves could restore us to sanity. The primary goal of Bible-based recovery is to bring the Good News of salvation to those who haven’t heard it, to help them become believers, and to teach them God’s truth. Matthew 28:16-20 The […]