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A.A. Myths: The Myth of Sponsorship - Big Book Sponsorship

A.A. Myths: The Myth of SponsorshipNo where in the first 164 pages of the Big Book of Alcoholics Anonymous does it tell the newcomer or any other member of A.A. 332 more words


May 30, 2017 - Readings in Recovery: Step by Step

Step by Step

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

“The old pattern reasserted itself, but it was no longer once every six months. The intervals grew shorter. The binges were longer. 202 more words


May 30, 2017 - Readings in Recovery: Twenty-Four Hours a Day

Twenty-Four Hours a Day
Tuesday, May 30, 2017

AA Thought for the Day
I am part of AA, one among many, but I am one. I need the AA principles for the development of the buried life within me. 209 more words


May 30, 2017 - Readings in Recovery: A Day at a Time

A Day at a Time
Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Reflection for the Day
Since I’ve been in The Program, I’ve learned to redefine love. I’ve come to understand, for example, that sometimes it’s necessary to place love ahead of indiscriminate “factual honesty.” No longer, under the guise of “perfect honesty,” can I cruelly and unnecessarily hurt others. 109 more words


May 30, 2017 - Readings in Recovery: The Eye Opener

The Eye Opener
Tuesday, May 30, 2017

We are all familiar with that class of people who have a drinking problem; they know they have it and they know that they can do nothing about it themselves. 85 more words


Acceptance Empowers Me

“I feel acceptance is love…” – Daily Reflections
When I refuse to accept someone’s unacceptable behavior, I continue to feel unloved. When I fail to accept some medical condition, I continue to feel scared. 104 more words


My turn

Addiction.  I am addicted to alcohol.

There is no way around it….I am allowing alcohol to enter my body knowing it is doing me harm.  I am slowly killing myself, both physically and mentally. 321 more words