Tag: Understanding

Prepare For the Future

Recovery is about developing your faith in God’s ability to help you change and stay changed. I have seen many people fail in recovery because they don’t plan not to. I have seen many people fail to move forward in recovery because of the “One day at a […]

4o Days of Recovery ~ Day 33

    A number of years ago (around the birth of Living Life Recovery) I attended a men’s Bible Study at the Ferntree Gully Salvation Army. In that group, we studied the book of Amos. Since that day the book of Amos has been one of the most […]

#32 Daily Reflection

Stay In The Light John 8:12 Jesus spoke to the people again. He said, “I am the light of the world. Those who follow me will never walk in darkness. They will have the light that leads to life.” Jesus is the “light that leads to life.” All […]

Hearing and Understanding

Proverbs 2:2 Let your ears listen to wisdom. Apply your heart to understanding. Growing up we learn to hear. Maturity comes when we understand and apply what we have heard to our lives.  Now, not everything we hear is wisdom, nor good for us so we need to […]

The Twelve Gifts Of Life Recovery #1

Psalms 130:5 I am counting on the Lord; yes, I am counting on Him. I have put my hope in His word. The ‘Gift of Hope’ in recovery is a result of reliance on God, understanding His Word and applying it to every area of our day to day lives.

The Holy Spirit

If you reject the Son of Man out of some misunderstanding, the Holy Spirit can forgive you, but when you reject the Holy Spirit, you’re sawing off the branch on which you’re sitting, severing by your own perversity all connection with the One who forgives. The Friend, the Holy […]

#241-Peace achieved

Matthew 5:9 Blessed are those who make peace. They will be called sons of God.  Step Nine says “Having identified the people, I have harmed, I will now go and make restitution to them. Unless to do is going to cause them or other pain or suffering.” It […]