Proverbs 20:27 God is in charge of human life, watching and examining us inside and out..
Don’t feel sorry for yourselves. Or have you forgotten how good parents treat children, and that God regards you as his children? My dear child, don’t shrug off God’s discipline but don’t be crushed by it either. It’s the child he loves that he disciplines; the child he […]
The person who lives in right relationship with God does it by embracing what God arranges for him.
Salvation is found in Jesus Romans 8:1 Those who belong to Christ Jesus are no longer under God’s judgment. Have you ever considered the consequences of God’s judgment? Obadiah 1:15 “The day of the Lord is near for all the nations. Others will do to you what you […]
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 […]
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. […]
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 […]
Having gone through these steps and discovering the importance of an individual relationship with God through Jesus, I will try to live according to His principles and to lead others to a personal relationship with Him. 2 Corinthians 10:3-6 The world is unprincipled. It’s dog-eat-dog out there! The […]
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 […]
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 […]