Jesus said Matthew 5:47 “If you are friendly only to your friends, how are you different from anyone else?” When we are caught up in ourselves and out of control it seperates us from God. When we come into recovery and make a consious decision to make Jesus Christ […]
James 5:9 Brothers and sisters, don’t find fault with one another. If you do, you will be judged. And the Judge is standing at the door! We all have faults. None of us is perfect. The Bible tells us anyone who thinks they are only fools themselves. Because […]
Romans 12:14 Bless those who hurt you. Bless them, and do not call down curses on them. The Bible commands us to bless our enemies. Luke 6:28 “Bless those who call down curses on you. And pray for those who treat you badly.” Jesus wasn’t talking about having […]
When you feel like quitting in recovery remember God has promised to keep working in and through your life until you are healed and whole.
I remember it all–oh, how well I remember– the feeling of hitting the bottom. But there’s one other thing I remember and remembering, I keep a grip on hope: God’s loyal love couldn’t have run out, his merciful love couldn’t have dried up. They’re created new every morning. […]
Psalm 4:8 In peace I will lie down and sleep. Lord, you alone keep me safe. In recovery we need to feel safe and secure in order to be vulnerable enough to change what we need to change without fear. The root of most of what is wrong […]
Don’ just get even Romans 12:17 Don’t pay back evil with evil. Be careful to do what everyone thinks is right. I read this verse and immediately into my head jumps the phrase “Don’t get hurt, get even.” That’s how I used to think. If you hurt me […]
God’s love is eternal:- He lets us know that so we will feel totally secure in our relationship with Him and not be afraid of sharing our recovery journey with Him.