Our Folded Hands

Women helping Women. Reaching out to the Sister who still suffers. Helping each other through the Good times and the Difficult times. To get to the SOBER way of life, One Day at a Time.

Keep it Simple

Beauty may be said to be God’s trademark in creation. Henry Ward Beecher—
Our addiction was like a veil over our heads.We saw the world as an ugly place.
We saw people as trouble.
We thought our drinks and drugs were beautiful. But even they became ugly over time. Life became ugly because we had put distance between our Higher Power and ourselves.
Now we are blessed because the veil is lifted, and we are part of the healing process. We help others step into the
beauty of recovery.
Our spirits are again free to seek a relationship with God and others. Through these relationships, we get our hope
back. This hope help us focus on the beauty of the world. Hope is the rain that helps our souls grow.

Prayer for the Day:  Higher Power, the world is both beautiful and ugly. For to long I only saw the ugly.

Help me focus on the beauty.
Action for the Day:  Today, I’ll keep an eye out for the beauty recovery holds for me. Throughout the day, I’ll pray for this.

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For Us, It Is A Result Of The Promises, We Are Grateful.

The Promises Click Me

If we are painstaking about this phase of our development, we will be amazed before we are half way through. We are going to know a new freedom and a new happiness. We will not regret the past nor wish to shut the door on it. We will comprehend the word serenity and we will know peace. No matter how far down the scale we have gone, we will see how our experience can benefit others. That feeling of uselessness and self pity will disappear. We will lose interest in selfish things and gain interest in our fellows. Self-seeking will slip away. Our whole attitude and outlook upon life will change. Fear of people and of economic insecurity will leave us. We will intuitively know how to handle situations which used to baffle us. We will suddenly realize that God is doing for us what we could not do for ourselves.
Are these extravagant promises? We think not. They are being fulfilled among us—sometimes quickly, sometimes slowly. They will always materialize if we work for them.