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– […]
It is impossible to go through life without making a mess. Even people who seem to have it all the advantages have problems. Problems that are not necessarily of our own making but that will trip us up unless we take steps to change their effect on our lives.
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. […]
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 […]
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 […]
Isaiah 41:10 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.
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 […]
1 Timothy 1:12 I thank Christ Jesus our Lord, who has given me strength to do His work. He considered me trustworthy and appointed me to serve him. Trust often requires courage. There have been many times in my life since becoming a Christian where I have had […]
SHARING IS A GOD-GIVEN PRIVILEDGEHow beautiful upon the mountains are the feet of those who bring the happy news of peace and salvation, the news that the God of Israel reigns. Isaiah 52:7 SHARING IS A GOD-GIVEN EXPECTATIONAll these new things are from God who brought us back […]
Colossians 1:29 I work hard with all of Christ’s strength. His strength works powerfully in me. God wants us to work hard in recovery. This includes how we work with and encourage others. There are times in my life where the last thing I feel like doing is […]