Category: Living Life Recovery

Saturday 18th June 2011

We are all influenced by our environment. We become like those we mix with. It is easy to do the wrong thing if we spend to much time with people who have no moral boundaries. Frequent mixing with them will lead to us thinking and acting as they […]

Recovery requires radical change …

As we move in recovery circles, week in, week out we grow. Sometimes our growth is noticeable straight away and sometimes it takes time to surface. Recovery requires radical life change, there is no doubt about it. We have to change our actions our attitudes, our values and beliefs. […]

Balance – Acrostic

BUILDING BOUNDARIES Mortals have a limited life span. You’ve already decided how long we’ll live— you set the boundary and no one can cross it. Job 14:5 ACKNOWLEDGING NEED I’m letting you know what I need, calling out for help Psalm 28:2 Don’t turn your back on me […]

Hope for the Helpless

When we recognise our powerlessness over our problems it pits us in a place of great opportunity. In a place where we become open-minded and open-hearted and available to the leading of God in our lives. In His hands our success is defined by His power and that is a great […]

Humility

Whoever wants to be most important among you will be a slave for everyone. It’s the same way with the Son of Man. He didn’t come so that others could serve him. He came to serve and to give his life as a ransom for many people. Mark […]

Short-term relief

Alcohol and drugs are only temporary relief from life. Real relief comes through dealing with the causes of our sin and anguish and turning to God for peace and relief. Do not lose yourself in addiction – find yourself in God, (Proverbs 23:29-30)

Let God Lead

Psalms 32:8 The Lord says, “I will guide you along the best pathway for your life. I will advise you and watch over you. God wants to lead us. He has a plan for us each. He has already determined the outcomes. He will do what is beat […]

Holy Spirit come to us

Jesus lived in complete dependence on the Holy Spirit. The Holy Spirit was present at His Birth, His baptism, in His ministry and in His resurrection. The Holy Spirit was sent by God to confirm His authority. The Holy Spirit comes to us and dwells within us to […]