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 […]
Jeremiah 29:13 “When you come looking for me, you’ll find me. “Yes, when you get serious about finding me and want it more than anything else.”
Matthew 16:24-26 Jesus said to His disciples. “Anyone who intends to come with me has to let me lead. You’re not in the driver’s seat; I am. Don’t run from suffering; embrace it. Follow me and I’ll show you how. Self-help is no help at all. Self-sacrifice is the […]
Romans 12:1 Here’s what I want you to do, God helping you: Take your everyday, ordinary life–your sleeping, eating, going-to-work, and walking-around life–and place it before God as an offering. Embracing what God does for you is the best thing you can do for him.
Listen to good advice if you want to live well, an honored guest among wise men and women. Proverbs 15:31
All the richest treasures of wisdom and knowledge are embedded in that mystery and nowhere else. And we’ve been shown the mystery! I’m telling you this because I don’t want anyone leading you off on some wild-goose chase, after other so-called mysteries, or “the Secret.” Colossians 2:3-4 Many […]
Now we are in recovery we need to learn to seek what God wants and do all that we can to make His will our daily routine. Colossians 2:20 Since you died with Christ to the elemental spiritual forces of this world, why, as though you still belonged […]