Category: Step 9

Help Others!

Having identified the people, I have harmed, I will now go and make restitution to them. Unless to do so is going to cause them or others pain or suffering. Proverbs 3:27 Never walk away from someone who deserves help; your hand is God’s hand for that person. […]

Caring Is A Choice

 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. I didn’t want to do anything behind your back, make you do a good deed that you hadn’t willingly […]

Step Nine

STEP NINE 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 others pain or suffering. Having completed steps 1 to 8 we start step nine, aware that some of the resentment we […]

Don’t Compromise Your Faith

Our relationships should not compromise our faith Don’t become partners with those who reject God. How can you make a partnership out of right and wrong? That’s not a partnership; that’s war. Is light best friends with dark? Does Christ go strolling with the Devil? Do trust and mistrust […]

Don’t Seek Revenge

STEP NINE WE MADE DIRECT AMENDS TO SUCH PEOPLE WHEREVER POSSIBLE, EXCEPT WHEN TO DO SO WOULD INJURE THEM OR OTHERS, Romans 12:17-18 Don’t hit back; discover beauty in everyone. If you’ve got it in you, get along with everybody. I read this verse and immediately into my head […]

#2161 The Word For Recovery

My beloved friends, let us continue to love each other since love comes from God. Everyone who loves is born of God and experiences a relationship with God. The person who refuses to love doesn’t know the first thing about God, because God is love–so you can’t know […]

God has reconciled us to Him.

We need to rconcile our most important relationships through Him. We look inside, and what we see is that anyone united with the Messiah gets a fresh start, is created new. The old life is gone; a new life burgeons! Look at it! All this comes from the […]

Step 9 Question

Ezekiel 33:14-15 When I tell the wicked he will die, and then he turns from his sins and does what is fair and right— if he gives back the borrower’s pledge, returns what he has stolen, and walks along the paths of right, not doing evil—he shall surely […]

Step Nine #1

During David’s reign, there was a severe famine which lasted for three full years. So David consulted the Lord about it, and the Lord said, “Saul and his family are guilty of murder; he put the people of Gibeon to death.” (The people of Gibeon were not Israelites; […]

2016 Day 144

A Servant Heart Philippians 2:3-4 Don’t be selfish; don’t try to impress others. Be humble, thinking of others as better than yourselves. Don’t look out only for your own interests, but take an interest in others, too. Tonight at B-Together Recovery at Crossway Baptist Church we are looking at […]