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Thanks Lini. There is no other way to enjoy God’s dearness but through surrender. Believe me I have tried many other easier ways. What I have done good or bad are totally irrelevant. 81 more words


The S word

Within a couple of days, mum was better, as predicted. On Friday evening I had to let go and let God, as there was an open evening at college for the counselling diploma course that I wanted to attend. 1,584 more words


The Weight of Hope

I’ve been struggling with hope recently. I have two sick loved ones, democracy in America is crumbling before our eyes, healthcare coverage is in a shambles, many of my clients have been in crisis. 649 more words

I Was A Warrior

I think that, for years, I figured God had something against me because I was constantly living in a fight. This fight turned me into a warrior. 853 more words


I’ve been down, depressed and disillusioned and people have given me lots of advice.

“Pull yourself up by your boot straps!”

“Man up!”

“You’ve got lots of things to be happy for.” 484 more words

Today's snippets

Finished the chapter on Step 3 today in A Woman’s Way Through The 12 Steps. Thinking a lot about a higher power, spirituality, surrender and willingness to+for change. 93 more words

Life In Recovery

The Twelve Steps – a Spiritual Journey: Step Three: Surrender

The Twelve Steps – a Spiritual Journey: Step Three: Surrender

Our journey to freedom began with the first two steps, admitting, “I can’t!” but “God can!” But that’s just the beginning. 531 more words