Tag: Guard

#2052 Facing Temptation

Proverbs 22:5 Thorns and traps lie in the paths of evil people. But those who guard themselves stay far away from them.  A large part of the process of change is the commitment to keep changing. Nothing stays the same, except God. We live in a changing world […]

Plan Not to Fail

Mark 14:38 Keep watch and pray, so that you will not give in to temptation. For the spirit is willing, but the body is weak.” When I first came to recovery in 1987 I wanted to get sobriety. I learned the steps, attended meetings, listened and applied what […]

Facing Temptation

Proverbs 22:5 Thorns and traps lie in the paths of evil people. But those who guard themselves stay far away from them.  A large part of the process of change is the commitment to keep changing. Nothing stays the same, except God. We live in a changing world […]

Temptation

Keep a cool head. Stay alert. The Devil is poised to pounce and would like nothing better than to catch you napping. Keep your guard up. You’re not the only ones plunged into these hard times. It’s the same with Christians all over the world. So keep a […]

I Believe That God Cares

People are overwhelmed with worries about all the things they have to do and all the things they want to get. The stress strangles what they hear. There are people who hear, but what they hear is crowded out and nothing goes right as they go about their […]

11-Be on your guard

1 Peter 5:8 Control yourselves. Be on your guard. Your enemy the devil is like a roaring lion. He prowls around looking for someone to chew up and swallow. There is safety in numbers. Growing up I was not a very sociable person. Not because I didn’t want […]

Daily Reflection August 31, 2016

Matthew 6:13 Do not lead us into temptation, But deliver us from the evil one. For Yours is the kingdom and the power and the glory forever. Amen. Remember the good times? Our memory of the good times we had while drinking, drugging, gambling etc. are a source […]