Category: Truth

Something Good is Happening

2 Corinthians 4:2 We refuse to wear masks and play games. We don’t maneuver and manipulate behind the scenes. And we don’t twist God’s Word to suit ourselves. Rather, we keep everything we do and say out in the open, the whole truth on display so that those […]

Accept the TRUTH

2 Corinthians 7:8-9 I am not sorry that I sent that severe letter to you, though I was sorry at first, for I know it was painful to you for a little while.  Now I am glad I sent it, not because it hurt you, but because the […]

Day 6 – January 6, 2014

Today’s devotion is dedicated to Wayne (Mouse) Perry, who was tragically stabbed in Melbourne as he slept at his squat down by the Yarra. R.I.P: Wayne, we will miss you.. Thought: The Bible tells us not to worry about the lies people tell about us. Because God protects […]

Jesus is the Bread of Life

To live daily the life God wants me today I need to feed daily on His Word. When I find quiet time to read God’s Word and make time to understand it the Holy Spirit interacts and reveals to me the ‘Next Step’ of my spiritual walk. “I’m […]

Thought for Today – Archie Boyle

2 Timothy 4:3-5 The time will come when people will not listen to the true teaching. But people will find more and more teachers who please them. They will find teachers who say what they want to hear. People will stop listening to the truth. They will begin […]

Thought for Today – Archie Boyle

Matthew 27:62-63 The next day, the one after Preparation Day, the chief priests and the Pharisees went to Pilate. “Sir,” they said, “we remember that while he was still alive that deceiver said, ‘After three days I will rise again.’ The leaders feared He would come back to […]

Everybody does it

Many individuals have been unable to discover who Jesus Christ really is by being crowded out by others.We can become so entwined in unhealthy relationships that to make a move away from them would be unthinkable. In addiction we are allied to going along with the crowd. Everybody […]

Recommendation

Personal recommendation is the best means of advertising anything and the most likely way of others accepting it. Daily living recovery is of more value to influencing others than debate or strong arguments. Testimony is convincing when demonstrated in consistent living in accordance with what we say. It […]

Beating Blame

I always find it easier to see fault in others than I do to see my own weaknesses. Even in my addiction it was easier to blame family, friends or my circumstances. I liked to justify my behaviour blaming being in the wrong relationship, the wrong job or […]

Practice Self-Control

One of the keys to doing what is right is practicing self-control. Seeing ourselves as God sees us, as loved and valued gives us an honest evaluation of ourselves and leads us to want to apply God’s principles of recovery to our daily living. Healthy self-control is demonstrated in […]