Tag: Embrace

What The Bible Says

Psalms 62:8 Trust him absolutely, people; lay your lives on the line for him. God is a safe place to be. Matthew 11:28-30 “Are you tired? Worn out? Burned out on religion? Come to me [Jesus]. Getaway with me and you’ll recover your life. I’ll show you how […]

#2298 The Word For Recovery

With God on our side like this, how can we lose? If God didn’t hesitate to put everything on the line for us, embracing our condition and exposing himself to the worst by sending his own Son, is there anything else he wouldn’t gladly and freely do for […]

To Know Christ Should Be Our Goal.

Philippians 3:8 All the things I once thought were so important are gone from my life. Compared to the high privilege of knowing Christ Jesus as my Master, firsthand, everything I once thought I had going for me is insignificant–dog dung. I’ve dumped it all in the trash so […]

God has reconciled us to Him.

We need to rconcile our most important relationships through Him. We look inside, and what we see is that anyone united with the Messiah gets a fresh start, is created new. The old life is gone; a new life burgeons! Look at it! All this comes from the […]

Verse Of The Day

I hate the two-faced, but I love your clear-cut revelation. You’re my place of quiet retreat; I wait for your Word to renew me. Get out of my life, evildoers so I can keep my God’s commands. Take my side as you promised; I’ll live then for sure. […]

Understand the difference

Don’t take recovery for granted:  Ephesians 2:5-13 He embraced us. He took our sin-dead lives and made us alive in Christ. He did all this on his own, with no help from us! Then he picked us up and set us down in highest heaven in company with Jesus, […]

Recovery requires life-style change

Hebrews 12:2-7 Keep your eyes on Jesus, who both began and finished this race we’re in. Study how he did it. Because he never lost sight of where he was headed–that exhilarating finish in and with God–he could put up with anything along the way: cross, shame, whatever. […]