Promise of a new Day <!--101121-->

Woe to him that is alone when he falleth, for he hath not another to help him up. —Ecclesiastes— If we are stepping through this life, indifferent to those around us and thus separate from our fellow human beings, it is by conscious choice. It may be hard to reach out to someone close, but […]

Keep it Simple <!--101121-->

May you live all the days of your life. —Jonathan Swift— The truth is, life hard. Accepting this fact will make it easier. Remember how well it worked in Step One? Once we admitted and that we were powerless over alcohol and other drugs, we were given the power to recover. It works the same […]

Daily Reflections <!--101121-->

SELF–RESTRAINT Our first objective will be the development of self-restraint. TWELVE STEPS AND TWELVE TRADITIONS, p. 91 My drive to work provides me with an opportunity for self-examination. One day while making this trip, I began to review my progress in sobriety, and was not happy with what I saw. I hoped that, as the […]

AA Thought for the Day <!--101121-->

Tightly Bunched Bouquet Of Fall Flowers

How good a sponsor am I? When I bring new members to a meeting, do I feel that my responsibility has ended? Or do I make it my job to stay with them until they have either become good members of A.A. or have found another sponsor? If they don’t show up for a meeting, […]

Each day a new Beginning <!--101121-->

Pretty Purple Flowers

Be still and listen to the stillness within.Β  —Darlene Larson Jenks— No answer eludes us if we turn to the source of all answers–the stillness within. Prayer accompanied by meditation will always provide the answers we need for the situations facing us. The answers we want are not guaranteed, however. We must trust that we […]

My Thought for the Day <!--101121-->

πŸ’Good morning PRECIOUS Gift, and Welcome to Your DAY❗…πŸŽπŸŽŠπŸ™‹…Life can be confusing and even difficult sometimes…πŸ˜³πŸ™„πŸ€¬…Leaving us empty, drained, or twisted up in knots…πŸŽ±πŸ›πŸ₯¨…So how are we to flush away these emotions of fear, anxiety and regret❓…πŸš½πŸ€”πŸ’‘…A GREAT START is to get OUTSIDE of ourselves. Write it down, then pick up a phone, get those […]