Celebrate!

Last night, Pastor Nick and Chrissy drove to Lake City Florida to be of assistance with the new Recovery Church location at The Worship Room at 162 NE Ridgewood Ave, Lake City , FL 32055. This location birthed from the Ormond Beach location and had a rather large last minute turn out. Here is theContinue reading “Celebrate!”

Ministering to Ministries

One of the things we do daily is minister to ministries. What’s that mean exactly? Ministries & churches are made up of people pouring themselves into a common vision. After all that pouring, there should be a refilling.

Examine Yourself

Examine yourself 1 Corinthians 11:27-34 NKJV – 27 Therefore whoever eats this bread or drinks this cup of the Lord in an unworthy manner will be guilty of the body and blood of the Lord. 28 But let a man examine himself, and so let him eat of the bread and drink of the cup. 29 For he who eats and drinks in an unworthy mannerContinue reading “Examine Yourself”

Homeless Addicted Veteran to Recovered Disciple of Jesus

He was a veteran suffering from PTSD and coping with life the only way he knew how: Self Medicating. He would self medicate with alcohol, drugs, or anything else that would temporarily ease or numb the thoughts that plagued his mind after the service. He self medicated his way out of his home, his job, and his life as usual.

He found himself on the streets in Daytona Beach, homeless, alone and unsure of life. He knew there had to be better; there had to be more. He had tried the “recovery thing” before and it would last for a little while, but somehow he always made his way back to the bottle. This time would be different though. This time, he sought the only true higher power – Jesus Christ.

From Addicted to Recovered

He picked a strong sponsor willing to grow with him and he moved into a sober house. It’s been a couple months sober now and it’s been hard to find a job when you don’t have a car. Your donations bought him a monthly bus pass to help him get back and forth to job interviews. Now, he has been graduated up to the next step in the sober house and he has a job! That’s right, he was hired.

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