Tag: Opportunities

4o Days of Recovery ~ Day 37

The Mission Field is Where You Are       Bible Reading: Luke 10:1-20 Focus Verse: Luke 10:20  “The great triumph is not in your authority over evil but in God’s authority over you and presence with you. Not what you do for God but what God does […]

4o Days of Recovery ~ Day 32

God measures our service, not by our ability, but by our willingness       STEP THREE I am making a decision to let God help me change and commit to working with Him to do so. Our goal is not recovery: It is spiritual and emotional maturity […]

4o Days of Recovery – Day 6

When a person has escaped from the wicked ways of the world by learning about our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, and then gets tangled up with sin and becomes its slave again, he is worse off than he was before. It would be better if he had […]

#2115 God Does The Impossible

1 Corinthians 16:9 I will stay here, because a good opportunity for a great and growing work has been given to me now.     The seemingly impossible in our lives are opportunities for God to work in and through our lives. God did the impossible when He […]

#2107 RFA

1 Corinthians 15:10 Because God was so gracious, so very generous, here I am. And I’m not about to let his grace go to waste. Haven’t I worked hard trying to do more than any of the others? Even then, my work didn’t amount to all that much. […]

#2057 We are Growing

1 John 2:3 We know that we have come to know God if we obey his commands. Continually checking on our progress through recovery is a good thing. It helps us to realise we have grown. Spiritual growth is not like physical growth. We can’t always see it. […]

Order, Safety and Security

1 Corinthians 10:6 Now those things happened as examples for us. They are supposed to keep us from longing for evil things, as the people of Israel did. God has made a way to escape; He encourages us to flee from sin and to be faithful to Him. […]

What Others See

2 Thessalonians 2:5 Don’t you remember me going over all this in detail when I was with you? Are your memories that short? “I hope I am around when you get serious about recovery.“ In ‘Serenity Lodge’ in 1987, when I was 23 and had been in recovery just a […]