Tag: Strength

Asking According to His Will

1 John 5:14 How bold and free we then become in his presence, freely asking according to his will, sure that he’s listening. The emphasis here is on God’s will, not our will. When we communicate with God, we don’t demand what we want; rather we discuss with Him […]

Keep It Simple

Psalm 116:6 The Lord protects the simple and the childlike; I was facingdeath, and then he saved me. Psalm 119:130 As your plan unfolds, even the simple can understand it. Matthew 5:37 Say just a simple ‘Yes, I will’ or ‘No, I won’t.’ Your word isenough. To strengthen […]

A Life-Long Process

Hebrews 12:10 Our earthly fathers disciplined us for a few years, doing the best they knew how. But God’s discipline is always good for us so that we might share in His holiness. Recovery is a life- long process. I love people who say to me “I have […]

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 […]

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– […]

4o Days of Recovery – Day 15

Bible Reading: Ecclesiastes 4:9-12Focus Verse: Two can accomplish more than twice as much as one, for the results can be much better. Ecclesiastes 4:9 Healthy relationships are essential for successful recovery. When we fail we need help to recover. Standing alone makes us vulnerable to the temptations of the past. […]

#2309 Daily Reflection

DO YOU BELEIVE? Bible Reading: Galatians 3:1-9Focus Verse: Galatians 3:6 As I have stated previously I grew up believing in God. What I didn’t believe is He had anything to offer me, because I believed God’s job was to help the weak and I never saw myself as weak. I […]

4o Days of Recovery – Day 11

    Practice Servant Living Matthew 5:41 The Twelve Steps should lead us to be servants, willing to carry the load of others and be a witness of the Saving Grace of Jesus Christ to others. A true witness of spiritual growth through the recovery process is how willing we […]

#2211 Thought For Today

 Submission and Humility are essential to recovery God gives us more and more strength to stand against all evil longings. As the Scripture says, God gives strength to the humble but sets himself against the proud and haughty. So give yourselves humbly to God. Resist the devil and […]