Posts by Chuck Schmid

Attitude

On this day of your life,  I believe God wants you to know… …that there is something ‘wrong’ with everything. No matter what you are looking at, you can find something wrong with it, something imperfect, something that is not okay with you. Don’t worry, if you look hard enough you’ll find it. There is…

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Blame

Critical to see where we are at fault in situations we are involved in. Its how freedom is experienced. However it just as critical to not stop there. Shifting the blame i felt from you to me can cause self criticism which will only be expressed outward again. We can only pass on what we…

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Loneliness

Addiction causes a lot of negative things.. but the worst of these  i believe is LONELINESS. LONELINESS CAN KILL YOU.  It causes us to get so locked up in ourselves we can’t see that people care about us as much as they do, and therefore its almost impossible to reach out. If we know someone…

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Denial VS. Delusion

The word DENIAL is a very over used word in the world of Addiction.  Many  family member’s have been quoted as saying “He/She is in denial”  For many this may be true, but what seems more powerful is the word DELUSION.  Denial has to do with knowing what the problem is and “Denying” that you…

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VULNERABILITY

The search for God is on the horizontal plane rather than the vertical plane. Its by revealing myself to others and letting them reveal themselves to me than God reveals Himself to me! When we drew near to Him, He disclosed Himself to us. God is Deep deep down in all of us. We don’t…

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