Twenty-Four Hours A Day
Sometimes we try too hard to get this program. It is better to relax
and accept it. It will be given to us, with no effort on our part, if we
stop trying too hard to get it. Sobriety can be a free gift of God,
which he gives us by His grace when He knows we are ready for it.
But we have to be ready. Then we must relax, take it easy, and
accept the gift with gratitude and humility. We must put ourselves in
God’s hands. We must say to God: “Here I am and here are all my
troubles. I’ve made a mess of things and can’t do anything about it.
You take me and all my troubles and do anything you want with me.”
Do I believe that the grace of God can do for me what I could never
do for myself?
Meditation For The Day
Fear is the curse of the world. Many are our fears. Fear is
everywhere. I must fight fear as I would a plague. I must turn it out
of my life. There is no room for fear in the heart in which God
dwells. Fear cannot exist where true love is or where faith abides.
So I must have no fear. Fear is evil, but “perfect love casteth out all
fear.” Fear destroys hope and hope is necessary for all of humanity.
Prayer For The Day
I pray that I may have no fear. I pray that I may cast all fear out of