Each day a new Beginning <!--103123-->

Pretty Purple Flowers

It’s a simple formula; do your best and somebody might like it.ย  —Dorothy Baker— We’re never guaranteed success by others’ standards. However, if we do our best according to the standards we think God has in mind, we’ll be successful. And from God we’ll always receive unconditional love and acceptance. In the past many of […]

Daily Reflections <!--103123-->

Butterfly On A Pink Flower

AVOIDING CONTROVERSY All history affords us the spectacle of striving nations and groups finally torn asunder because they were designed for, or tempted into, controversy. Others fell apart because of sheer self-righteousness while trying to enforce upon the rest of mankind some millennium of their own specification. TWELVE STEPS AND TWELVE TRADITIONS, p. 176 As […]

Promise of a new Day <!--103123-->

Adventure is something you seek for pleasure… but experience is what really happens to you in the long run; the truth that finally overtakes you. —Katherine Anne Porter— In our search for new thrills, for unfamiliar ventures, we will become privy to situations and experiences designed for our personal growth.Our desires to chart new courses, […]

My Thought for the Day <!--103123-->

๐ŸŒป Good Morning to You my Fabulous SISTERโ—…๐Ÿ’๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿผโ€๐Ÿคโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿป…We can walk in many ways this day, but really there are only two… ๐Ÿค”๐Ÿšถโ€โ™€๏ธ…in FAITH or FEAR…Truth be said, I am at my best when doing my Program from a place of Faith…๐Ÿ˜‡๐Ÿ™๐ŸงŽโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿ‘ผ…not holding on to that fear that keeps me bound by the mask of anger […]

AA Thought for the Day <!--103123-->

Tightly Bunched Bouquet Of Fall Flowers

I have more peace and contentment. Life has fallen into place. The pieces of the jigsaw puzzle have found their correct position. Life is whole, all of one piece. I am not cast hither and yon on every wind of circumstance or fancy. I am no longer a dry leaf cast up and away by […]

Keep it Simple <!--103123-->

A man who has committed a mistake and doesnโ€™t correct it is committing another mistake. —Confucius— Step Ten tell us that when we are wrong, we must โ€œpromptlyโ€ admit it. We arenโ€™t used to admitting our mistakes. We defend ourselves and blame others. This is call denial. Denial is bad for two reasons. First, it […]

Daily Reflections <!--103023-->

Butterfly On A Pink Flower

LIVE AND LET LIVE Never since it began has Alcoholics Anonymous been divided by a major controversial issue. Nor has our Fellowship ever publicly taken sides on any question in an embattled world. This, however, has been no earned virtue. It could almost be said that we were born with it. . . . “So […]

AA Thought for the Day <!--103023-->

Tightly Bunched Bouquet Of Fall Flowers

I have real friends, where I had none before. My drinking companions could hardly be called my real friends, though when drunk we seemed to have the closest kind of friendship. My idea of friendship has changed. Friends are no longer people whom I can use for my own pleasure or profit. Friends are now […]

Keep it Simple <!--103023-->

The universe is full of magical things waiting for our wits to grow sharper. —Eden Phillpots— How nice to have the fog lifted! Sobriety lets our wits grow sharper. We can go after our dreams and ideas. We can listen to music and sing. We are part of the magic of the universe. At times […]

Each day a new Beginning <!--103023-->

Pretty Purple Flowers

Intuition is a spiritual faculty and does not explain, but simply points the way.ย  —Florence Scovel Shinn— Should we make this move? Should we change jobs? Should we talk to others about our feelings? We are seldom short on prayers when we’re filled with fear and indecision. We are, however, short on answers. Our worries […]