Commitment to God and the process of recovery must be consistent. In the process, we have made a commitment to obey God and to trust Him. The way we live now shows others our strength and commitment to the process. Commitment to God and the process of recovery […]
It is easy as we walk ‘The Road To Recovery’ to mistake God’s patience with us for His approval. As we walk the road we need to learn to stop and ask God to reveal to us the things in our lives we need to change with His help to […]
John 6:29 Jesus said, “Throw your lot in with the One that God has sent. That kind of commitment gets you in on God’s works.” Many come into recovery wanting to do ‘the right thing’ but we don’t know what that is. Jesus reply is simple but not necessarily easy. […]
John 1:15-18 John pointed him [Jesus] out and called, “This is the One! The One I told you was coming after me but in fact was ahead of me. He has always been ahead of me, has always had the first word.” We all live off his generous bounty, […]
Nehemiah 4:1-4 When Sanballat heard that we were rebuilding the wall he exploded in anger, vilifying the Jews. In the company of his Samaritan cronies and military, he let loose: “What are these miserable Jews doing? Do they think they can get everything back to normal overnight? Make […]
Caught up in a life of addiction and compulsion till Jesus came into my heart and now I am free!
Step 8 We made a list of all persons we had harmed and became willing to make amends to them all 1 John 2:9-11 Anyone who claims to live in God’s light and hates a brother or sister is still in the dark. It’s the person who loves brother […]
Jesus forgave those who mocked Him and killed Him. He expects us to follow His example. Colossians 3:13 Be even-tempered, content with second place, quick to forgive an offense. Forgive as quickly and completely as the Master forgave you.
“You’re familiar with the old written law, ‘Love your friend,’ and its unwritten companion, ‘Hate your enemy.’ I’m challenging that. I’m telling you to love your enemies. Let them bring out the best in you, not the worst. When someone gives you a hard time, respond with the […]
I called on the Lord, who is worthy of praise, and He saved me. Put your trust in the Lord. We felt we were doomed to die and saw how powerless we were to help ourselves; but that was good, for then we put everything into the hands […]