Category: Daily Reflection

Watch Over Your Heart

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; ignore all sideshow distractions. Watch your step, and the road will stretch out smoothly before you. Look […]

Attending Meetings

Recovery is about learning to live lifeLiving Life is more than just recovery We were made for community. None of us were created to be loners, even though that’s how many of us ended up. We were born to share with others, care for others and take care […]

Have You Changed?

      Set A Good ExampleDAILY REFLECTION #279 Romans 16:19 While there has never been any question about your honesty in these matters–I couldn’t be more proud of you!–I want you also to be smart, making sure every “good” thing is the real thing. Don’t be gullible […]

Simple But Not Always Easy

Prayer that includes confession demonstrates humility and opens up the lines of communication to God. 2 Samuel 5:19 David prayed to God: “Shall I go up and fight the Philistines? Will you help me beat them?” We can get it wrong in recovery by: – Forgetting to seek […]

Stay Focused

Philippians 3:14-15 I’m off and running, and I’m not turning back. So let’s keep focused on that goal, those of us who want everything God has for us. If any of you have something else in mind, something less than total commitment, God will clear your blurred vision–you’ll […]

Open Your Eyes

Hebrews 12:14 Work at getting along with each other and with God. Otherwise, you’ll never get so much as a glimpse of God. Do you understand Holiness? Growing up in early recovery in The Salvation Army the morning services were always referred to as “The Holiness Meeting.” Being […]

Stand Firm

Galatians 5:1 Christ has set us free. He wants us to enjoy freedom. So stand firm. Don’t let the chains of slavery hold you again. What have you learned through the recovery process to help you better relate to others? Freedom is not free. It comes at a […]

Don’t Be Foolish

DON’T BE FOOLISH 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 sufferingGalatians 6:7 Don’t be fooled. You can’t outsmart God. Many people in recovery learn to say the […]

Let Go of Resentment

LET GO OF RESENTMENT 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. “This is how I want you to conduct yourself in these matters. If you enter […]