Life coach and best-selling author Mike Bayer has written a great book for those seeking a higher level of freedom and success. In One Decision, Bayer proposes one decision that is critical for anyone seeking to reach her complete potential.
You can buy the book or you can read the next line. That one decision is . . .
It’s that simple. And hard.
The first step of recovery is to get honest, be real, and not pretend things aren’t what they are. Paul said, “Let love be genuine” (Romans 12:9). In place of “love,” substitute any other word you like. You need to be authentic all over, if you are to find real success.
Recovery Step: In order to have a better future, you must quit trying to have a better past. Own it. It’s okay. God will use everything – yes, everything – to bring you to a spectacular future. If you are authentic
Mark and Beth Denison, married for 36 years, launched There’s Still Hope as a national movement to call men and women into lives of sexual integrity. Their ministry offers 90-day recovery plans for addicts and one-on-one and group coaching for addicts and their spouses. TSH also produces resources for pastors and churches to confront the porn epidemic that is destroying so many lives.
Dr. Denison was a senior pastor for over 30 years, NBA chaplain, and board chairman at Houston Baptist University three times. With a Master’s Degree in Addiction Recovery, Mark is a certified PSAP and active member of the American Association of Christian Counselors.
Mark has written four books on recovery: Porn in the Pew, 365 Days to Sexual Integrity, A 90-Day Recovery Guide, and 40 Days to Porn-Free Living. His latest book, Jesus on the 12 Steps, will be released later this year.