Recovery Meditation #5

Blessed is the man who remains steadfast under trial, for when he has stood the test he will receive the crown of life, which God has promised to those who love him. Let no one say when he is tempted, “I am being tempted by God,” for God cannot be tempted with evil, and he […]

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Recovery Meditation #4

In the same way, count yourselves dead to sin but alive to God in Christ Jesus. Therefore do not let sin reign in your mortal body so that you obey its evil desires. Do not offer any part of yourself to sin as an instrument of wickedness, but rather offer yourselves to God as those who have […]

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Addiction Meditation #3

For everything in the world–the cravings of sinful man, the lust of his eyes and the boasting of what he has and does–comes not from the Father but from the world. 1 John 2: 16 Addiction is a worldly disease. It is a self-centered disease. The addict is focused on their own needs. They do […]

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Addiction Meditation #2

I do not understand what I do. For what I want to do I do not do, but what I hate I do. Romans 7:15 (NIV) How many addicts have told themselves: “This is the last time. I’ll never do this again. I hate doing this.” But they can’t stop. They try but cravings overwhelm […]

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