Category: July

A Life-Long Process

Hebrews 12:10 Our earthly fathers disciplined us for a few years, doing the best they knew how. But God’s discipline is always good for us so that we might share in His holiness. Recovery is a life- long process. I love people who say to me “I have […]

Everyone Needs Recovery

In John 16:33  Jesus said “I have told you all this so that you may have peace in Me. Here on earth you will have many trials and sorrows. But take heart, because I have overcome the world.” In recovery, we should expect continuing tension with an unbelieving […]

A Continual Process of Spiritual Growth

God’s truth stands firm like a foundation stone with this inscription: “The Lord knows those who are His,” and “All who belong to the Lord must turn away from evil.”  Don’t you realize that all of you together are the temple of God and that the Spirit of […]

What The Bible Says

WE HUMBLY ASKED HIM TO REMOVE OUR SHORTCOMINGS Matthew 18:4 Anyone who becomes as humble as this little child is the greatest in the Kingdom of Heaven. If we embark on this walk of faith [RECOVERY], coming humbly before God as His children, He is faithful to take […]

What The Bible Says

HUMILITY Being humble is not thinking too highly of yourself.I’ll leave a core of people among you who are poor in spirit. Zephaniah 3:12 Being humble is being willing to admit and confess sin. I know how bad I’ve been; my sins are staring me down. You’re the […]

Advice is often very cheap

Psalms 1:1  Blessed is the one who obeys the law of the Lord. He doesn’t follow the advice of evil people. Have you ever noticed how many people are ready to tell you what is good for you and how you should live? Often we end up making a […]

Prepare For the Future

Recovery is about developing your faith in God’s ability to help you change and stay changed. I have seen many people fail in recovery because they don’t plan not to. I have seen many people fail to move forward in recovery because of the “One day at a […]

Identifying Hurt People

Matthew 5:43 “You have heard that it was said, ‘Love your neighbour.” Welcome to Step Eight, which says “As part of the process of change, I will identify and record everyone I have harmed and through prayer become willing to make restitution to them.”  Now that we have […]