Tag: Want

Read: Exodus 20:3-17

We call them the ‘The Ten Commandments’  Hebrew text speaks about them as the ‘Ten Words’ Ten words necessary to establish the necessary conditions for a free, loving and just community of God’s people to develop in. They are: Only One God: What is your greatest priority? Jesus said in Matthew 22:37 “Love the […]

Don’t Ignore God

Don’t love the world’s ways. Don’t love the world’s goods. Love of the world squeezes out love for the Father. Practically everything that goes on in the world–wanting your own way, wanting everything for yourself, wanting to appear important–has nothing to do with the Father. It just isolates […]

The Word For Recovery

“The world is full of so-called prayer warriors who are prayer-ignorant. They’re full of formulas and programs and advice, peddling techniques for getting what you want from God. Don’t fall for that nonsense. This is your Father you are dealing with, and he knows better than you what […]

4o Days of Recovery ~ Day 31

      One day he [Jesus] was praying in a certain place. When he finished, one of his disciples said, “Master, teach us to pray just as John taught his disciples.” So he said, “When you pray, say, Father, Reveal who you are. Set the world right. […]

#2304 What The Bible Says

Jesus said, “The truth is, if you have faith and no doubts, you will be able to do the same as I did to this tree. And you will be able to do more. You will be able to say to this mountain, ‘Go, mountain, fall into the […]

#2302 What The Bible Says

God has us where he wants us, with all the time in this world and the next to shower grace and kindness upon us in Christ Jesus. Saving is all his idea and all his work. All we do is trust him enough to let him do it. […]

#2280 Daily Reflection

  Self-Deception Proverbs 28:26 Anyone who trusts in himself is foolish. But a person who lives wisely is kept safe.  “I only trust myself!” “I can do it!” Two of the most self-deceptive statements we have all said at one time or another in our lives. We have […]

#2204 What The Bible Says

Do what God wants Don’t love the world’s ways. Don’t love the world’s goods. Love of the world squeezes out love for the Father. Practically everything that goes on in the world—wanting your own way, wanting everything for yourself, wanting to appear important—has nothing to do with the Father. […]

#2137 The Word For Recovery

Do everything readily and cheerfully–no bickering, no second-guessing allowed! Go out into the world uncorrupted, a breath of fresh air in this squalid and polluted society. Provide people with a glimpse of good living and of the living God. Carry the light-giving Message into the night Philippians 2:14-15

#2123 His Strength is Perfect

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 […]