Tag: Ministry

Using Our Mess for Ministry

GOD TAKES OUR MESS God did it for us. Out of sheer generosity, he put us in right standing with himself. A pure gift. He got us out of the mess we’re in and restored us to where he always wanted us to be. And he did it by […]

The Word For Recovery

I’m so grateful to Christ Jesus for making me adequate to do this work. He went out on a limb, you know, in trusting me with this ministry. The only credentials I brought to it were invective and witch hunts and arrogance. But I was treated mercifully because […]

Church For People with Addictions

Romans 7:18-25 I realize that I don’t have what it takes. I can will it, but I can’t do it. I decide to do good, but I don’t really do it; I decide not to do bad, but then I do it anyway. My decisions, such as they are, […]

Daily Reflection July 21, 2016

Acts 10:38 You know how God anointed Jesus of Nazareth with the Holy Spirit and with power. Jesus went around doing good. He healed all who were under the devil’s power. God was with him. The healing ministry of Jesus confirmed His strong message. What He did was […]

2016 Day 68

Step Twelve: Having gone through these steps and discovering the importance of individual relationship with God through Jesus, I will try to live according to His principles and to lead others to personal relationship with Him. Yesterday I was unable to get to my blog.. but that’s another story for […]