Tag: Experience

We are accountable for an to each other

Bible Reading: Luke 17:1-10 Focus Verse: Luke 17:3 “Be alert. If you see your friend going wrong, correct him. If he responds, forgive him.” One of the problems I see in recovery is for some people ‘the further away they get from the last binge/session the more critical they become of those still […]

Recovery requires investment in others

1 Thessalonians 2:3-13 God tested us thoroughly to make sure we were qualified to be trusted with this Message. Be assured that when we speak to you we’re not after crowd approval–only God approval. Since we’ve been put through that battery of tests, you’re guaranteed that both we and […]

Our personal experience of God working in our lives

It is God’s will that your honorable lives should silence those ignorant people who make foolish accusations against you.  1 Peter 2:15 Our personal experience of God working in our lives through the process of recovery are a better witness of His grace than any sermon. Through our stories […]

2015 – Day 13

Don’t lie for your own gain. Deuteronomy 19:14 Don’t move your neighbor’s boundary markers, the longstanding landmarks set up by your pioneer ancestors defining their property. God allows us to experience low points in our lives in order for us to learn life’s lessons. The way we learn […]

Goodness is a gift

Even when our lives were falling apart all we remembered was the ‘good times we had’ Addiction did not bring goodness into our lives. The goodness we now experience as a result of recovery is a gift from God that He promises us each day we continue to […]

Remember where you came from

In the preamble of Alcoholics Anonymous it says: our stories disclose what we used to be like, what happened and what we are like now. Living in the present can cloud our past and make us consider “it wasn’t all that bad”. Our past is full of valuable […]