Tag: Standards

#2092 Call on God’s Power

Matthew 5:20 “Here is what I tell you. You must be Godlier than the Pharisees and the teachers of the law. If you are not, you will certainly not enter the kingdom of heaven.”   Holiness is our new standard of living. There will be times when we […]

#304-What About You?

Luke 6:41 “You look at the bit of sawdust in your friend’s eye. But you pay no attention to the piece of wood in your own eye.”  No one is perfect. We are all sinners and we all fail when it comes to meeting God’s standards. So why […]

God’s Standards

Ephesians 5:10 Figure out what will please Christ, and then do it. Recovery is about developing good-moral character. Which is possible only with God’s help. Knowing God’s standards is not enough. We have to live them. As human beings we are all prone to failure because it is […]

Call on God Often

1 John 2:29 You know that God is right and always does what is right. And you know that everyone who does what is right has been born again because of what God has done.  God’s holiness is our standard for living life recovery. When we turn our […]

God’s Standards

Ephesians 5:10 Figure out what will please Christ, and then do it.  Recovery is about developing good moral character. Which is possible only with God’s help. Knowing God’s standards is not enough. We have to live them. As human beings, we are all prone to failure because it […]

Living Life Recovery – Influence

STEP 12: Having had a spiritual awakening as the result of these steps, we tried to carry this message to others and to practice these principles in all our affairs.“Dear brothers and sisters, if another believer is overcome by some sin, you who are godly should gently and […]

Recovery Devotion #165, 2017

LET GOD CHANGE YOU 1 Thessalonians 4:7 God hasn’t invited us into a disorderly, unkempt life but into something holy and beautiful– as beautiful on the inside as the outside. When we fail to meet God’s standards we need to confess our mistakes. In step six we commit […]

Daily Reflection September 18, 2016

The right motives Psalms 90:17 Lord, make what we do succeed. Please make what we do succeed. God wants what is best for us. If we follow His le ading and guidance we can expect success in the process of recovery. Success by God’s standards is not the […]

October 2, 2015

When we complete a ‘Searching and fearless moral inventory we realise our failure at living to God’s standards of right living and our need to obey His principles and allow Him to teach us to change.