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Wearing the Millstone

As far as being a writer goes, I’m not very noteworthy.  As a blogger, I am read by a tiny fraction of people out there. 637 more words

BG Daily Post -- Oct 18, 2017

Oct 18 – Eye Opener (1950)

The life of the alcoholic is very similar to a jigsaw puzzle. In our days of drinking, the whole of life appeared as simply a jumbled mass of unrelated pieces, impossible to unscramble.

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12 Steps

A Lesson from China

There is an old Chinese story I heard years ago. The Yellow River is a very powerful river. Many Chinese people were swept out into the Sea and died. 290 more words

Recovery

What does a step one look like?

For those unfamiliar with step work, or what on earth anyone means by “taking a step one”. Step One is usually always split up into two parts,  powerlessness and unmanageability. 308 more words

Addiction

Step 1-I am powerless over others

Codependency is a type of dysfunctional helping relationship where one person supports or enables another person’s drug addiction, alcoholism, gambling addiction, poor mental health, immaturity, irresponsibility, or under-achievement. 737 more words

Healing

Gone Fishin'

Normally, at this time of year, the “Gone Fishin'” sign is hanging up at my house.  It is when the salmon leave the Great Lakes and head up the rivers to spawn.  981 more words

What the World Needs Now

I am not pointing a finger at anyone. I’ve found that I’ve got so much work to do in order to be the kind of Christian qualified to finger point. 655 more words