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WHAT? NO PRESIDENT? When told that our Society has no president having authority to govern it, no treasurer who can compel the payment of any dues. . . . our friends gasp and exclaim, “This simply can’t be . . .” TWELVE STEPS AND TWELVE TRADITIONS, p. 132 When I finally made my way to […]

Promise of a new Day <!--022823-->

I want somehow to tell the story of how the dispossessed become possessed of their own history without losing sight, without forgetting the meaning or the nature of their journey.—Sherley Anne Williams— To use the past without being controlled by it—that is our responsibility to history. Because the past is irrecoverably vanished, it’s sometimes tempting […]

Each Day a New Beginning <!--022823-->

Pretty Purple Flowers

The weariest night, the longest day, sooner or later must perforce come to an end.  —Baroness Orczy— The difficult spells in our lives come to an end. And no matter the depth of our disturbance, we will survive. We forget that the depths teach us how to better appreciate the heights. Sorrow heightens joy. Depression […]

My Thought for the Day <!--022823-->

🌺Hello Precious Valuable Sister of this World❗…🙋🌎👭…We can make a difference in ourselves,in our relationships with others, and our attitudes today…💃💜🤗 … when we choose to use the principles of Our program… and the help that comes from them…📖🌈✨. Honesty, Open Mindedness, and Willingness… To accept myself and change the things I can about me […]

Keep it Simple <!--022823-->

Leave yourself alone. —Jenny Janacek— We often pick on ourselves. We put ourselves down. But doing this isn’t part of our recovery. In fact, it goes against our program. Our program is based on loving care. We have turned our lives over to a caring, loving Higher Power who will give us the answers. We […]

AA Thought for the Day <!--022823-->

Tightly Bunched Bouquet Of Fall Flowers

We should be free from alcohol for good. It’s out of our hands and in the hands of God, so we don’t need to worry about it or even think about it any more. But if we haven’t done this honestly and fully, the chances are that it will become our problem again. Since we […]

Promise of a new Day <!--022723-->

God creates. People rearrange. —Joseph Casey— Being alive is our invitation to act in fresh, inventive ways. All it takes is concentrating on our inner vision in combination with external reality. The components for accomplishing any task are at our fingertips, awaiting discovery. Our burdens are lightened when we understand that all situations are resolvable—no […]

Each Day a New Beginning <!--022723-->

Pretty Purple Flowers

Being alone and feeling vulnerable. Like two separate themes, these two parts of myself unite in my being and sow the seeds of my longing for unconditional love.  —Mary Casey— How easily we slip into self-doubt, fearing we’re incapable or unlovable, perhaps both. How common for us to look into the faces of our friends […]

My Thought for the Day <!--022723-->

🌞 Good Morning Vibrant  Strong SISTER Sharing in this remarkable Morning❗…👭🥳…Instead of reacting instantly to these things and Situations happening around us,  We can pause and pray about it and respond with Loving Kindness, PATIENCE, Tolerance…I cried out in my Fear…Oh Dearest GOD are You There …For I am feeling fright, fear and anxiety … […]

Keep it Simple <!--022723-->

Without work all life goes rotten.—Albert Camus— Work is more than earning money. Work means using our time and skills to make life better for those around us. Our work can be our hobbies. Growing food or growing flowers can be our work. Raising children or caring for older people who need help can be […]