I will refuse to look at anything vile and vulgar. I hate all who deal crookedly; I will have nothing to do with them. I will reject perverse ideas and stay away from every evil. I will not tolerate people who slander their neighbors. I will not endure […]
2 Corinthians 1:4 tells us that God comforts us in all our troubles so that we can comfort others with the same comfort He has shown us. At Narre Warren Baptist Church over the last few weeks we have been looking at a series called ‘Version 2.0’ and […]
All praise to the God and Father of our Master, Jesus the Messiah! Father of all mercy! God of all healing counsel! He comes alongside us when we go through hard times, and before you know it, he brings us alongside someone else who is going through hard […]
Recovery is about Progress If you’re walking down the right path and you’re willing to keep walking, eventually you’ll make progress.Barack Obama We have all heard the quote ‘You only fail when you stop trying.” Recovery is about progressing. 1 Corinthians 15:58 With all this going for […]
Luke 9:23 Then he said to all, “Anyone who wants to follow me must put aside his own desires and conveniences and carry his cross with him every day and keep close to me!
Practice Servant Living Matthew 5:41 The Twelve Steps should lead us to be servants, willing to carry the load of others and be a witness of the Saving Grace of Jesus Christ to others. A true witness of spiritual growth through the recovery process is how willing we […]
If you’ve gotten anything at all out of following Christ, if his love has made any difference in your life, if being in a community of the Spirit means anything to you, if you have a heart, if you care—then do me a favor: Agree with each other, […]
FOR OR AGAINST Matthew 12:30 Morning Start-UpSometimes we want to be on the side of everything that is good, clean and wholesome, then at other times we still want the things we know are no good for us or those we love. It is […]
A New Spirit John 6:63 The Holy Spirit gives life. The body means nothing at all. The words I have spoken to you are from the Spirit. They give life. For about 30 years of my life, I suffered from a bad back. A result of an accident […]
Psalm 25:10 From now on every road you travel Will take you to God. Follow the Covenant signs; Read the charted directions.