In the early days of recovery, I spent time contemplating who my higher power is and what God was like as I tried to grow in my understanding of God. It's not that I had no idea. I had, after all, made a profession of faith as a young pre-teen. Lacking direction and discipleship, my … Continue reading 7 Attributes of God That Help Me Navigate Uncertain Times
Friend, sometimes when we're in the middle of it all, we can get caught up in the difficulty of the journey and forget the grace God provides us today.
It is tempting to retake the wheel from God, after having recognized our addictions, whatever they may be, have seized control over our lives and rendered our life unmanageable. We gave our troubles to Him, realizing that left to our own devices we could not---no---we would not solve them. Our best thinking got us here. … Continue reading This Life Unmanageable