Monday, November 19, 2012
I once read in an institutional magazine, "When I was free, I was in prison and when I came to prison I was set free!" I have always remembered that statement because it helped me see that I was imprisoned long before I had ever been placed behind bars.
If you are having a difficult time with forgiveness, if the very thought of it brings pain and loneliness into your heart, let me share my journey of the hardest choice of forgiveness I ever had to offer.
Are you ready to be set free from the prison of Unforgiveness?
Monday, November 12, 2012
We have all done it. At times it feels like the appropriate thing to do. Fast thinkers pride themselves on being "quick on the draw" when it comes to them. Yet, sooner than later, the leak is sprung and we are stuck with the crisis of the
Quick FixWe live in a "duct tape" generation where we learn to handle our problems with the quick fix until later. When later finally becomes now, we are swamped with multiple duct taped circumstances all on the verge to blow. If we had taken the time to deal with the circumstances in the first place, we would not be facing the pressure that is about to bust the pipe. Yet, for some of us, duct tape is the only tool we have in our toolbox and so we learn to do the best with what we have. Are you ready to add a few tools to your toolbox?
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Monday, November 5, 2012
Labels: Addictions, alcohol, Christian, Confess, Confession, drugs, Florida, George Lynch, help, Indian River County, Life Hurts God Heals, recovery, Soul, Step 4, student, support group, Teenager, troubled, Vero Beach, Youth