Daily Reflections <!--031523-->

Butterfly On A Pink Flower

THE GOD IDEA When we saw others solve their problems by a simple reliance upon the Spirit of the Universe, we had to stop doubting the power of God. Our ideas did not work. But the God idea did. ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS, p. 52 Like a blind man gradually being restored to sight, I slowly groped […]

Promise of a new Day <!--031523-->

Gold, for the instant, lost its luster in his eyes, for there were countless treasures of the heart which it could never purchase. —Charles Dickens— The mysterious thing about “treasures of the heart” is that they are “countless—boundless, self-renewing, inexhaustible. When we love and are loved, trust and are trusted, this reciprocal relationship gives us […]

Each Day a New Beginning <!--031523-->

Pretty Purple Flowers

Flattery is so necessary to all of us that we flatter one another just to be flattered in return.Β  —Marjorie Bowen— We are all deserving of unconditional love and acceptance. And all the people in our lives, past and present, deserve our unconditional love and acceptance, too. However, it’s doubtful that we either feel it […]

Keep it Simple <!--031523-->

I never loved another person the way I loved myself.—Mae West This sums up how we used to live. We were in love with ourselves. We had to be on center stage. Our self-will ran riot. Recovery pulls us out of that world. We learn to focus on others. We learn to reach out to […]

My Thought for the Day <!--031523-->

🌺 Welcome To Your Morning, GLORIOUS Woman of this World❗…πŸŒˆπŸ™‹πŸŒŽ…What is SERENITY and how can We acquire it❓…πŸ€”πŸ˜πŸ’…We know how not to acquire it, and that is by running the show all by ourselves,Β  with our own little plans and designs…πŸš§πŸš—πŸ“ˆπŸ“‰πŸ˜–…Making our next move in this day without consulting Our HIGHER POWER, pondering our thoughts […]

AA Thought for the Day <!--031523-->

Tightly Bunched Bouquet Of Fall Flowers

We alcoholics were on a merry-go-round, going round and round, and we couldn’t get off. That merry-go-round is a kind of hell on earth. In A.A. I got off that merry-go-round by learning to stay sober. I pray to that Higher Power every morning to help me to keep sober. And I get the strength […]