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Sept. 19,2018 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

Sept. 19,2018 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS DAILY “Identifying, they said, was trying to see how I was like the people I was with. Comparing, they told me, was looking for differences, usually seeing how I was better than others.”  ― … [Read more]

Sept. 20,2018 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

Sept. 20,2018 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS DAILY “When a man or a woman has a spiritual awakening, the most important meaning of it is that he has now become able to do, feel, and believe that which he could not do before on his unaided … [Read more]

Sept. 14,2018 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

Sept. 14,2018 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS DAILY “As we go through the day we pause, when agitated or doubtful, and ask for the right thought or action. We constantly remind ourselves we are no longer running the show, humbly saying to … [Read more]

Sept. 15,2018 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

Sept. 15,2018 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS DAILY “The feeling of having shared in a common peril is one element in the powerful cement which binds us.”  ― Alcoholics Anonymous, Alcoholics Anonymous ======================== VERNON … [Read more]

Sept. 16,2018 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

Sept. 16,2018 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS DAILY “We should be sensible, tactful, considerate and humble without being servile or scraping. As God's people we stand on our feet; we don't crawl before anyone.”  ― Alcoholics … [Read more]

Sept. 17,2018 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

Sept. 17,2018 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS DAILY “There is an island of opportunity in the middle of every difficulty.”  ― Alcoholics Anonymous ======================== VERNON HOWARD People appreciate and follow the … [Read more]

Sept. 18,2018 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

Sept. 18,2018 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS DAILY “It is very difficult for me to come to terms with my spiritual illness because of my great pride, disguised by my material successes and my intellectual power. Intelligence is not … [Read more]

Sept. 13,2018 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

Sept. 13,2018 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS DAILY “We sometimes hurt those we love because they need to be “taught a lesson,” when we really want to punish. We were depressed and complained we felt bad, when in fact we were mainly asking … [Read more]

Sept. 12,2018 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

Sept. 12,2018 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS DAILY “First of all, we had to quit playing God. It didn't work.”  ― Alcoholics Anonymous ======================== VERNON HOWARD We clearly realize that freedom's inner … [Read more]

Sept. 11,2018 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

Sept. 11,2018 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS DAILY “Definition of an alcoholic is an egomaniac with an inferiority complex”  ― Alcoholics Anonymous ======================== VERNON HOWARD Quit thinking that you must halt … [Read more]

Sept. 10,2018 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

Sept. 10,2018 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS DAILY “To this day, I am amazed at how many of my problems - most of which had nothing to do with drinking, I believed - have become manageable or have simply disappeared since I quit … [Read more]

Sept. 6,2018 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

Sept. 6,2018 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS DAILY “I have found that the process of discovering who I really am begins with knowing who I really don't want to be.”  ― Alcoholics Anonymous ======================== VERNON … [Read more]

Sept. 5,2018 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

Sept. 5,2018 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS DAILY Selfishness--self-centeredness! That, we think, is the root of our troubles. Driven by a hundred forms of fear, self-delusion, self-seeking, and self-pity, we step on the toes of our fellows … [Read more]

Sept. 4,2018 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

Sept. 4,2018 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS DAILY Rarely have we seen a person fail who has thoroughly followed our path. Those who do not recover are people who cannot or will not completely give themselves to this simple program, usually … [Read more]

Sept. 3,2018 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

Sept. 3,2018 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS DAILY  Actually we were fooling ourselves, for deep down in every man, woman, and child, is the fundamental idea of God. It may be obscured by calamity, by pomp, by worship of other things, but in … [Read more]

Sept. 2,2018 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

Sept. 2,2018 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS DAILY When we became alcoholics, crushed by a self-imposed crisis we could not postpone or evade, we had to fearlessly face the proposition that either God is everything or else He is nothing. God … [Read more]