From my 31 years as a pastor and eight years of recovery work, I have come to this conclusion. Most of us are educated far beyond our level of obedience.
I often tell clients they won’t fall because they don’t know what to do, but because they don’t do what they know. It is important to keep things simple.
The Bible says, “The Lord preserves the simple” (Psalm 116:6). Albert Einstein advised, “Keep everything simple.” And Comfucius said, “Keep it simple and focus on what matters. Don’t let yourself be overwhelmed.”
The “LAMP” anacronym is one way to keep it simple. Any of us can remember this. If you are to remain sober, you must avoid the following:
Most of us are educated far beyond our level of obedience. The answer? Keep it simple.
Recovery Step: Keep your recovery work simple and on track.