Tag: Temptation

#2261What The Bible Says

When your brother or son or daughter, or even your dear wife or lifelong friend, comes to you in secret and whispers, “Let’s go and worship some other gods” (gods that you know nothing about, neither you nor your ancestors, the gods of the peoples around you near […]

#2063 Support Each Other

Proverbs 4:22-27 Those who discover these words live, really live; body and soul, they’re bursting with health. Keep vigilant watch over your heart; that’s where life starts. Don’t talk out of both sides of your mouth; avoid careless banter, white lies, and gossip. Keep your eyes straight ahead; […]

Plan Not to Fail

Mark 14:38 Keep watch and pray, so that you will not give in to temptation. For the spirit is willing, but the body is weak.” When I first came to recovery in 1987 I wanted to get sobriety. I learned the steps, attended meetings, listened and applied what […]

Facing Temptation

Proverbs 22:5 Thorns and traps lie in the paths of evil people. But those who guard themselves stay far away from them.  A large part of the process of change is the commitment to keep changing. Nothing stays the same, except God. We live in a changing world […]

Temptation

Keep a cool head. Stay alert. The Devil is poised to pounce and would like nothing better than to catch you napping. Keep your guard up. You’re not the only ones plunged into these hard times. It’s the same with Christians all over the world. So keep a […]

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 […]

Plan Not To Fail

Mark 14:38 Keep watch and pray so that you will not give in to temptation. For the spirit is willing, but the body is weak.”  When I first came to recovery in 1987 I wanted to get sobriety. I learned the steps, attended meetings, listened and applied what […]

What obstacles are you holding on to?

Psalms 90:8 You know about all our sins. You see every one of our secret sins. When I read this verse in my head I hear the song “I can see clearly now the rain has gone. I can see all the obstacles in my way.” Step Four in the […]

Daily Reflection September 17, 2016

Live your beliefs Psalm s 51:14 Take away my guilt. Then my tongue will sing about how right you are no matter what you do. Guilt comes from giving in to our temptations. To eliminate guilt in our lives we need to eliminate the cause of our guilt. […]