Each Day a New Beginning <!--031623-->

Pretty Purple Flowers

True intimacy with another human being can only be experienced when you have found true peace within yourself.ย  —Angela L. Wozniak— Intimacy means disclosure–full expression of ourselves to another person. Nothing held back. All bared. There are risks, of course: rejection, criticism, perhaps ridicule. But the comfort we feel within is directly proportional to the […]

Promise of a new Day <!--031623-->

Within our dreams and aspirations we find our opportunities. —Sue Atchley Ebaugh— Our dreams invite us to broaden our horizons to reach beyond our present goals. They are much more than whims. They are probably calling us to those opportunities for which our talents have been readied. Most of us need this encouragement to attempt […]

AA Thought for the Day <!--031623-->

Tightly Bunched Bouquet Of Fall Flowers

Before we decide to quit drinking, most of us have come up against a blank wall. We see that we’re licked, that we have to quit. But we don’t know which way to turn for help. There seems to be no door in that blank wall. A.A. opens the door that leads to sobriety. By […]

Daily Reflections <!--031623-->

Butterfly On A Pink Flower

AS WE UNDERSTAND HIM My friend suggested what then seemed a novel idea . . . “Why don’t you choose your own conception of God?” That statement hit me hard. It melted the icy intellectual mountain in whose shadow I had lived and shivered many years. I stood in the sunlight at last. It was […]

My Thought for the Day <!--031623-->

๐Ÿ’ Good morning Sunshineโ— ๐ŸŒž๐Ÿ™‹… Beauty is in the eye of the Beholder..๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘ผ… We have our usual ways to see ourselves, people, places, things, and situations. Most of the time, One ofย  Two ways.ย  FOR US or AGAINST US. Which seems so Black and white…๐Ÿ‘ฅ๐Ÿ‘€… But we have unusual opportunities to use our Program to […]

Keep it Simple <!--031623-->

Every saint has a past and every sinner has a future. —Oscar Wilde… We all change, we learn, and change, and grow. We once made alcohol or other drugs our Higher Power. Perhaps we had other higher powers too—like money, gambling, food, or sex. But, it’s never too late to be in touch with a […]