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Recovery Sermon Series June & July 2015

We will be going through a sermon series of Recovery (of anything! Sin, alcohol, anger, drugs, over-working, laziness) based on the beatitudes - the eight blessings in the Sermon on the Mount in the Gospel of Matthew.

Realise I'm not God; I admin that I am powerless to control my tendency to do the wrong thing and my life is unmanageable. "Happy are those who know they are spiritually poor." - Matthew 5:3
Earnestly believe that God exists; That I matter to Him, and that He has the power to help me recover. "Happy are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted." - Matthew 5:4
Consciously choose to commit; All my life and will to Christ's care and control. "Happy are the meek." - Matthew 5:5
Openly examine and confess; My faults to God, to myself and to another person whom I trust. "Happy are the pure in heart." - Matthew 5:8
Voluntarily submit; To any and all changes God wants to make in my life, "Happy are those whose greatest desire is to …