As the boat was sinking, the captain asked those on board, “Does anyone know how to pray?”
One man stood and said, “Yes, Captain, I do!”
“Good,” said the captain. “You better start now. Our boat is sinking. The rest of us will put on life-preservers. We are one short.”
Addiction has sunk more boats than just about anything else. In steps the great Life Preserver. “You shall keep them, Lord, you shall preserve them from this generation” (Psalm 12:7).
“And the Lord commanded us to follow his precepts, to fear him, that he might preserve our lives” (Deuteronomy 6:24).
Recovery Step: Your boat is sinking. But there’s hope. You have One who stands ready to save you, provide recovery, and set you on a new course.