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Butterfly On A Pink Flower

THE ACID TEST As we work the first nine Steps, we prepare ourselves for the adventure of a new life. But when we approach Step Ten we commence to put our A.A. way of living to practical use, day by day, in fair weather or foul. Then comes the acid test: can we stay sober, […]

Promise of a new Day <!--100221-->

The sky changes every minute…on the plains side of the divide most people have visions or go mad. —Sandra Alcosser— Our adaptability is a constant source of amazement. We can learn to live and even thrive in such radically differing settings as a high-rise apartment in New York City and a sheepskin hut in Mongolia. […]

Keep it Simple <!--100221-->

. . .and when we were wrong promptly admitted it.—Second half of Step Ten— We are human. We make mistakes. This is half the fun of being human. Step Ten clearly tell us what to do when we are wrong: admit it. This keeps us honest. It keeps us from hiding secrets that could cause […]

A.A. Thought for the Day <!--100221-->

Tightly Bunched Bouquet Of Fall Flowers

What makes an effective talk at an A.A. meeting? It is not a fine speech with fine choices of words and an impressive delivery. Often a few simple words direct from the heart are more effective than the most polished speech. There is always a temptation to speak beyond your experience, in order to make […]

My Thought For The Day <!--100221-->

๐ŸŒบ Good morning You wonderfully made Beautiful Woman…๐Ÿ’๐Ÿ’ƒ… What a Marvelous Day we have been given to share in…๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒ……We have another day to start again… To reach outside ourselves…๐Ÿ™‡โ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘งโ€๐Ÿ‘ง๐ŸŒน…To make another GREAT day of our lives…๐Ÿ‘ฃ๐Ÿ‘ผ.ย  To share a SMILE, TO HELP A FRIEND IN NEED, TO CALL SOMEONE and CHECK ON THEM…๐Ÿค๐Ÿ—ฃ๐Ÿคณ๐Ÿšฆ…To GIVE from […]

Each day a new Beginning <!--100221-->

Pretty Purple Flowers

Fortunate are the people whose roots are deep.ย  —Agnes Meyer— Deep roots offer strength and stability to an organism. They nourish it plentifully. They anchor it when the fierce winds blow. We each are offered the gifts of roots when we give ourselves fully to the program. We are never going to face, alone, any […]