Category: What is a Direct Connect?

Step Twelve?

All this time, I have thought my life was about Step Eleven, into which all the prior Steps miraculously led me. For years now, I have entered each day having coffee with Jesus (as Shira Garnett so aptly describes it). Steps 1-10 literally walked me right straight into the daily discipline of doing Step Eleven Read More …

Step Eleven?

My website is called “Recovery in the Bible” because it is based on my belief that the Twelve Steps are totally Scriptural. Reading Colossians this morning has certainly confirmed that for me. In it, Paul writes, “We do not cease to pray for you and to ask that you may be filled with the knowledge Read More …

Clinging?

Amazing that God is found by those who did not seek Him (among whom I was one). Nevertheless, He stretched out hands to me, a rebellious person who was walking in a way that was not good (according to my own wisdom and wits), unwittingly ignoring the Lord who was hovering near saying, “Here I Read More …

Direct Connect?

Orwell predicted there would come a time when multitudes would depart from God, speaking oppression and revolt and uttering falsehoods from their hearts while believing they were true. He must have been reading Isaiah! But Orwell seems never to have added one last important bit that God spoke through Isaiah — namely that He would Read More …