This title isn't some type of overpromising hyperbole.
Change one word and it really will change your life!
At Your Praying Friend we talk often about changing our thoughts, cultivating gratitude and the positive impact it has on our behaviors.
Today's message is definitely in line with our typical theme.
However, it's so life changing that I can't believe we haven't shared it with you sooner!
Next time you find yourself frustrated, unmotivated, or the like try this:
Remembering Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
The incredible insight and intellect he brought to our country is invaluable.
Let us not quickly forget his teachings.
Today we just want to be your praying friend.
No advice. No suggestions. Just prayer. Simple, powerful prayer.
"Where two or three are gathered in my name, I am with them."
Let's go to the Lord together, friends.
It's the first Monday of 2022 and we could all use a Mantra or two or TEN that will keep us motivated to continue working toward our New Year resolutions.
Let us know which ones speak to you or share your own in the comment section!
You never know who might need to hear exactly what you have to say.
What Makes a Good Mantra?
5 Tips for Ringing in the New Year without Ruining Your Recovery
It's hard to believe this year is coming to a close, but I guess we say that pretty much every year.
The days go by slow, but the years go by fast.
Whether you are in active addiction, reevaluating your relationship with drugs or alcohol, or searching for tips to help you continue on your recovery journey - it is our prayer that 2022 be the year you seek God and rid yourself of anything that doesn't grow you closer to him.
What is weighing you down?
No obstacle we encounter, no difficulty we endure, nothing, absolutely nothing is too big for God.
There is not a concern too small that he doesn't care.
There is not an issue too large that he is not in control.
Yes, he is sovereign over everything.
So what problem are you experiencing that Jesus can't solve?
Friendship is important in all stages of life, but it is especially essential when we face struggles we are not equipped to handle on our own
God did not put us on this Earth alone.
We are here to do life together.
He gave us his Son as an example of how we are to live and love.
He gave us the Holy Spirit as our guide.
And he graciously gifted us friendship with those we've chosen to spend our time with.
Let Your Joyful Presence be Your Present
This list is a simple reminder of what we should truly focus on this Christmas season.
As our favorite holiday is fast approaching let's take a few moments to slow down and remember what Christmas is all about.
There's a difference between being alone and being lonely
We all experience periods of loneliness at times.
Life is full of hills and valleys.
Just because you may be alone does not require that you must feel lonely.
There are many benefits to spending time focusing on yourself, especially in early addiction recovery.
Substance Abuse Counselor