Come On God, Really?

“Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding.” (Proverbs 3:5) Okay, let me get this straight. God, you’re invisible, so I have to rely on faith that you even exist. You want me to abandon my logic and reason and...

The Roger Bannister Effect.

“But overhearing what they said, Jesus said to the ruler of the synagogue, “Do not fear, only believe.” (Mark 5;36) May 6th, 1954 was a special day in history. I wasn’t born yet, but what took place that day shaped my life, and it shapes yours too....

The Way God Prepares Us For Service.

“So the king gave orders for Daniel to be taken and thrown into the pit filled with lions.” (Daniel 6:16) God has a funny way of preparing us for service. He often places us in situations of extreme adversity. Daniel was thrown into the lion pit. Paul was...

The Gift Of Grace In Recovery.

“Three times I pleaded with the Lord about this, that it should leave me. But he said to me, “My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness.” Therefore, I will boast all the more gladly of my weaknesses, so that the power of Christ may...

Watch Out For Those Slippery Slopes.

“So, if you think you are standing firm, be careful that you don’t fall!” (1 Corinthians 10:12) We grow more confident in our ability to remain clean and sober as time goes by. The urge to turn to our drug of choice slowly fades away. We engage in life...