Caring Is A Choice

 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 SUFFERING. I didn’t want to do anything behind your back, make you do a good deed that you hadn’t willingly agreed to. Philemon 1:14  Recovery is a […]

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Praise God and Encourage Others

Read: Psalm 34:1-7Focus Verse: I prayed to the Lord, and He answered me. He freed me from all my fears.  In the process of God changing our sinful habits and attitudes it is important we keep our focus on Him. If you ask ten different people in recovery the best way of achieving and maintaining recovery you […]

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4o Days of Recovery – Day 3

Matthew 3:8 It’s your life that must change, not your skin! Keep your word even when it costs you. God changes the seasons and guides history, He raises up kings and also brings them down, he provides both intelligence and discernment. He says “I am God–yes, I haven’t changed.” All this comes from the God […]

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#2176 Patiently Waiting

James 5:8 Be patient. Stay steady and strong. The Master could arrive at any time.  I am not good at waiting, for anything. My guess is I am not alone. As human beings we expect everything to happen instantly. That’s the kind of world we live in. The Bible tells us to be patient and […]

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Living Life Recovery Reflection #231

2 Corinthians 6:14 Do not be joined to unbelievers. What do right and wrong have in common? Can light and darkness be friends?  As we go through the process of repairing our relationships it is important we do not let those relationships compromise our relationship with God. Doing so may weaken our spiritual commitment and […]

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LIVING LIFE RECOVERY REFLECTION #225

I read this verse and immediately into my head jumps the phrase “Don’t get hurt, get even.” That’s how I used to think. If you hurt me I would hurt you back, but worse. If you took something from me I would take away something from you, but more precious. It wasn’t a healthy way […]

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Our relationships should never compromise our faith.

2 Corinthians 6:14 Don’t become partners with those who reject God. How can you make a partnership out of right and wrong? That’s not partnership; that’s war. Is light best friends with dark? Does Christ go strolling with the Devil? Do trust and mistrust hold hands? Who would think of setting up pagan idols in […]

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Daily Reflection September 11, 2016

Bible Reading: Matthew 12:22-32Focus Verse: Matthew 12:25 Jesus knew what they were thinking, and so he said to them, “Any country that divides itself into groups which fight each other will not last very long. And any town or family that divides itself into groups which fight each other will fall apart. After Jesus healed a demon-possessed […]

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It’s about relationships

It’s about relationships:-  Romans 12:14-21 Bless your enemies; no cursing under your breath. Laugh with your happy friends when they’re happy; share tears when they’re down. Get along with each other; don’t be stuck-up. Make friends with nobodies; don’t be the great somebody. Don’t hit back; discover beauty in everyone. If you’ve got it in […]

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Daily Reflection August 19, 2016

Avoid compromise 2 Corinthians 6:14 Do not be joined to unbelievers. What do right and wrong have in common? Can light and darkness be friends?  As we go through the process of repairing our relationships it is important we do not let those relationships compromise our relationship with God. Doing so may weaken our spiritual […]

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