Tag: Overcome

Everyone Needs Recovery

In John 16:33  Jesus said “I have told you all this so that you may have peace in Me. Here on earth you will have many trials and sorrows. But take heart, because I have overcome the world.” In recovery, we should expect continuing tension with an unbelieving […]

In Trouble? Turn to Jesus!

MAYBE THE LORD LETS SOME PEOPLE GET INTO TROUBLE BECAUSE THAT IS THE ONLY TIME THEY WILL EVER THINK OF HIM Jesus said John 16:33 “Here on earth you will have many trials and sorrows. But take heart, because I have overcome the world.” Job SaidJob 3:26 “I […]

When Tempted

2 Peter 2:9 ‘The Lord can rescue you and me from the temptations that surround us.’ The Lord knows how to rescue us! Provided we want to be rescued. Provided we are ready and willing to put in the effort required. Provided we are seeking His will and obedient […]

He 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 […]

I will overcome!

I know that nothing good lives in me, that is, in my sinful nature. I want to do what is right, but I can’t.  I want to do what is good, but I don’t. I don’t want to do what is wrong, but I do it anyway. Paul’s words […]

Stressaholic

The signposts of God are clear and point out the right road. Psalms 19:7 If we believe all the credence given to modern claims we are living under greater stress than ever before. There are more seminars, conferences, discussion, talks, blog posts and social media articles, books, pills […]