Tag: Honest

Dealing With Bad Habits

Romans 7:15 I don’t really understand myself, for I want to do what is right, but I don’t do it. Instead, I do what I hate. One of the best ways to deal with bad habits is to recognize them for what they are and confess them honestly. Paul […]

Jesus knows it all

Proverbs 15:11 If the Lord can see everything in the world of the dead, he can see in our hearts. God knows all about us. He understands our strengths and our weaknesses. He knows if we lie, cheat, steal or do anything He disapproves of. One of the […]

Overwhelming Guilt

Overwhelmed by guilt I came to recovery. Not because I wanted to but because I had nowhere else to go. Trouble by the mess I had made of my life I wanted to do better. I didn’t want to keep living the lies and the crisis I existed […]

4o Days of Recovery Day 36

I know I missed a day….       All they gave Him [God] was lip service; they lied to Him with their tongues. Their hearts were not loyal to Him. They did not keep His covenant. Yet He was merciful and forgave their sins. Many times He […]

#2335 What The Bible Says

Jesus said: If you’re honest in small things, you’ll be honest in big things; If you’re a crook in small things, you’ll be a crook in big things. If you’re not honest in small jobs, who will put you in charge of the store? No worker can serve […]

#2312 Mentoring

Every man should seek to have three individuals in his life: a Paul, a Barnabas, and a Timothy. A Paul is an older man who is willing to mentor you, to build into your life. Not someone who’s smarter or more gifted than you, but somebody who’s been down […]

40 Days of Recovery – Day 5

Paul, threatening with every breath and eager to destroy every Christian, went to the High Priest in Jerusalem. He requested a letter addressed to synagogues in Damascus, requiring their cooperation in the persecution of any believers he found there, both men and women so that he could bring […]

#2257 Thought For Today

Realising I needed God and involving Him in my recovery were two different things. When God invited me to follow Him my immediate response was YES! But then my pride kicked in.  I started to justify in my own mind why I didn’t really need to follow Him. […]

Bless Your Enemies

Luke 6:28 Bless those who call down curses on you. And pray for those who treat you badly. This I found hard to get my head around until I started to understand, most of the people I was holding resentments against didn’t even know it. The only person […]