If you’ll take that first step, you can go anywhere you want to go. The “7 Baby Steps” won’t be easy, but they’re guaranteed to work if you follow them. They go beyond simply treating the symptoms of money problems like debt and lack of savings, and focus on changing your behavior—the real cause of those issues—through a proven, step-by-step plan. But it’s up to you to get started. Are you ready? Read More
The way you see your life shapes your life.
I wrote those words 16 years ago in The Purpose Driven Life, and I still mean them today. We’re tempted to see ourselves as everyone else does. You know the way it goes. You see yourself as broken and beaten up. You see yourself as an addict or former addict. You see yourself as a failure.
If that’s what you believe about who you are, you’ll never become who God wants you to be. How you define your life determines your destiny.
That’s one of the reasons why, when John Baker first started Celebrate Recovery®, he didn’t ask people to identify themselves by their addictions. Read More
The Big Idea: In just 1,000 words we contrast the world’s way of grieving with the Word’s way of grieving and growing.
How Do We Face Suffering?
How do we face suffering face-to-face with God rather than turning our backs on God during the grieving process? What does the journey with God look like as we find hope when we’re hurting?In finding God’s healing for life’s losses, we have two basic options. We can turn to the world’s way. Or, we can follow the way of God’s Word. Read More