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Still Having an Attitude of Gratitude

I typically end my share in 12-Step meetings with something like “I have no problems or complaints today that are not of my own making.”  I have tried to live my recovery with a glass is half-full approach and have generally been successful.  392 more words

Thanks & Gratitude = Prayer & Meditation

“… we recoiled from meditation and prayer as obstinately as the scientist who refused to perform a certain experiment lest it prove his pet theory wrong.” – Twelve Steps & Twelve Traditions, Page 97… 144 more words


Signs from Spirit

Even when I had no faith in life beyond what was right in front of me, I received little nudges from the universe, showing me I was not alone. 27 more words

09-23-1988 An attitude of gratitude

I am extremely grateful today. 29 years ago I started this journey in the parking lot of A New Beginnings Hall on a Saturday, just before the Nooner. 95 more words


Sept. 23, 2017 - Readings in Recovery: Today's Gift from Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation

Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017

Today’s thought from the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation is:

No Place to Go

Love is supposed to flit about, here and there. 193 more words


BG Daily Post -- Sept 23, 2017

Sept. 23 – Eye Opener (1950)

In Step Twelve, we learn that we should “try to carry this message to alcoholics” but only after we have “had a spiritual awakening as a result of these steps.”

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Daily Recovery Readings

Sept. 23, 2017 - Readings in Recovery: A Day at a Time

A Day at a Time

Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017

Reflection for the Day

On studying the Twelve Steps, many of the first members of The Program exclaimed, “What an order! 163 more words