Tag: Spiritual

At The Right Time

There is a right time for everything in the process of recovery. That is why we need to:   Stay in communication with God:He will reveal the right times to us for everything. Do regular spiritual check-ups on ourselves:It is easy to get caught up in the process […]

A Change of Appetite

Matthew 5:6 God blesses those who hunger and thirst for justice, for they will be satisfied. We cannot live on yesterdays intake. Nor will we survive very long on an unhealthy diet. Hamburgers, fish, and chips will satisfy our hunger but they bloat the stomach and dull our […]

#6 Morning Start-Up

  AIMING TO BE John 7:12-13       MORNING START-UP Some people have trouble believing we have really changed. I know for my family it took time. Because I had entered rehab previously (a couple of times) and failed. This can be frustrating and can make us feel angry. […]

#2270 The Twelve Steps

The Twelve Steps of Living Life Recovery are  God-given. Received through prayer and meditation from the Holy Spirit in 2005. They are founded on The Twelve Steps of Alcoholics Anonyous but were adapted as I thought the Twelve Steps did not go deep enough spiritually. All recovery inspirations […]

#2192 Spiritual Recovery

Then he gave an illustration: “A rich man had a fertile farm that produced fine crops. In fact, his barns were full to overflowing—he couldn’t get everything in. He thought about his problem, and finally exclaimed, ‘I know—I’ll tear down my barns and build bigger ones! Then I’ll […]

#2041 Verse of The Day

Mental wellness comes from being around spiritually healthy people. Recovery is about learning from each other, encouraging each other and challenging each other to be all that God is calling us to be as individuals and as a group.

Accountability

The Bible tells us in 2 Corinthians 5:10 “Sooner or later we’ll all have to face God, regardless of our conditions. We will appear before Christ and take what’s coming to us as a result of our actions, either good or bad.”  Step 7 in the ‘Life Recovery Twelve Steps’ says “Through […]

God Cares

We can’t earn access to the kingdom of heaven. It is a gift from God, given to us because of our spiritual need, I love it when people say to me –recovery is a spiritual program. It has nothing to with God or the Bible. My response is […]

Giving God Permission

Job 31:6 Let God weigh me in honest scales. Sometimes we allow our emotions to get in the way of our recovery progress. Over the years I have been in recovery I have seen many people give up because they have a problem with a person or a […]