Spiritual purpose

Matthew 5:8 Blessed are those whose hearts are pure. They will see God. God wants us to live pure lives. To clean up our attitudes and behaviour. Recovery is not about personal gain. Recovery is about spiritual purpose. Spiritual purpose has nothing to do with where you work and everything to do with how you […]

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Today’s Discussion Starter

DISCUSSION STARTER 30By Archie Boyle Cheer Up! Proverbs 18:14 A man’s cheerful heart gives him strength when he is sick. You can’t keep going if you have a broken spirit.A happy heart cheers us up, whilst heartache crushes our spirit. The power of positive thinking was never needed more than on the ‘Road to Recovery’As we […]

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GOD IS LISTENING

Psalms 69:33 The Lord hears those who are in need. He doesn’t forget his people in prison. It’s still amazes me, so many years after being in recovery to look back and see God’s intervention. I remember times where I have thought ‘this is it, it’s all over now.’ And believed it was and something […]

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Discussion Starter #23

The Bible isn’t Spooky! God won’t put up with rebels; he’ll cull them from the pack. Psalms 34:16 I have a friend whom I have known for quite a few years now and have walked the recovery road with, who talks about ‘spooky stuff’ continually happening to him. He is talking about the Holy Spirit’s […]

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Sunk By A Whopper

Christ doesn’t, wait for us to get ready. He presented himself for this sacrificial death when we were far too weak and rebellious to do anything to get ourselves ready. And even if we hadn’t been so weak, we wouldn’t have known what to do anyway. Romans 5:6 We may have all heard whopping great […]

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Knowing the right thing and doing the right thing are totally different things. Some of us fail to change in the process of recovery because of our own stubbornness. I used to be like that. Still can be sometimes. If someone else suggested something I would ignore it or worst still mock it. Thinking to […]

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