Tag: Need

I’ve Been Changed #2

STEP SEVEN THROUGH ACKNOWLEDGEMENT OF GOD’S SUPREME POWER, I HUMBLY ASK HIM TO HELP ME CHANGE MY SINFUL HABITS AND ATTITUDES. The Big Book of Alcoholics Anonymous says “Half measures availed us nothing.  We stood at the turning point.  We asked His protection and care with complete abandon” […]

The Need For Self-Control

That evening as he sat eating with the Twelve, he said, “One of you will betray me.” Sorrow chilled their hearts, and each one asked, “Am I the one?” He replied, “It is the one I served first. For I must die just as was prophesied, but woe […]

God Keeps Us Safe

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 […]

The Word For Recovery

Don’t panic. I’m with you. There’s no need to fear for I’m your God. I’ll give you strength. I’ll help you. I’ll hold you steady, keep a firm grip on you. “Count on it: Everyone who had it in for you will end up out in the cold– […]

The Word For Recovery

“The world is full of so-called prayer warriors who are prayer-ignorant. They’re full of formulas and programs and advice, peddling techniques for getting what you want from God. Don’t fall for that nonsense. This is your Father you are dealing with, and he knows better than you what […]

#2319 Daily Reflection

Psalms 119:162  I’m filled with joy because of your promise. It’s like finding a great fortune. I remember it like it was yesterday. My AHA! Moment. In that first meeting. When I discovered the importance of God and relationship with Him in the process of recovery I believe […]

#2304 What The Bible Says

Jesus said, “The truth is, if you have faith and no doubts, you will be able to do the same as I did to this tree. And you will be able to do more. You will be able to say to this mountain, ‘Go, mountain, fall into the […]

4o Days of Recovery – Day 7

We All Need Recovery Oh, what a wonderful God we have! How great are his wisdom and knowledge and riches! How impossible it is for us to understand his decisions and his methods! For who among us can know the mind of the Lord? Who knows enough to […]

#33 Daily Reflection

Commit to Change John 12:46 “I have come into the world to be a light. No one who believes in me will stay in darkness.” Commitment to reuniting us with God and helping us to change our lives is why Jesus came to earth. All He asks of […]