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APRIL 18,2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

DAILIES Eye Opener (1950) You can eat yourself to death as quickly as you can drink yourself to death. Working unreasonable overtime will bring on extreme fatigue that you may think “necessitates” a stimulant. Too much zeal is fanaticism and … [Read more]

APRIL 17,2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

DAILIES   Eye Opener (1950)   In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth and all things therein contained. There is nothing on earth that God didn’t put here.    True, we have manufactured things by changing sizes, shapes or … [Read more]

APRIL 16,2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

DAILIES   Eye Opener (1950) Can you imagine a state of mind absolutely free of fear?  It is extremely hard for us who have had Fear, Worry and Uncertainty as constant companions most of our lives.  To attain such a state of mind is only … [Read more]

“Paying regular visits to yourself”

Tonight, Thursday 4/14/16 we are delighted to have a very special guest teacher, the American Buddhist nun, Venerable Karma Lekshe Tsomo, Ph.D. who lead a session of meditation and give a talk on "Lovingkindness in Theory and Practice". Her bio … [Read more]

“Yes, it’s only a canvas sky

“Yes, it's only a canvas sky Altar Ego Alan Dolit A dream I had once: It starts out like a scene with Charlie Chaplin in “Modern Times”. In the opening scene a statue is being unveiled revealing Charlie lying on the base of the statue. I then … [Read more]

APRIL 15,2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

  DAILIES   Eye Opener (1950) Can you imagine a state of mind absolutely free of fear? It is extremely hard for us who have had Fear, Worry and Uncertainty as constant companions most of our lives. To attain such a state of mind is only … [Read more]

APRIL 14,2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

DAILIES    Eye Opener (1950) Many of us, when we get over the Big Trouble – whiskey – sit back complacently and begin to enjoy our sobriety.   To work the Program successfully, we must remember “First Things First” and also remember that … [Read more]

Selected Excerpts from the Talks and Writings of G. I. Gurdjieff

Gurdjieff International Review Selected Excerpts from the Talks and Writings of G. I. Gurdjieff   Every branch of science endeavors to elaborate and to establish an exact language for itself. But there is no universal language. For exact … [Read more]

APRIL 13,2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

  DAILIES   Eye Opener (1950) We in AA have many religious affiliations,  and there are some of us who contend that AA is all the religion they need.  Yet this fact remains: the spiritual facts on  which AA is based would not have … [Read more]

Meeting Schedules | Oahu AA Intergroup of Hawaii / 24-Hour Helpline (808) 946-1438

here is the meetings Source: Meeting Schedules | Oahu AA Intergroup of Hawaii / 24-Hour Helpline (808) 946-1438 … [Read more]

Hawaii looks to mainland to deal with big teacher shortage

HONOLULU (AP) The Hawaii Department of Education has been seeking out educators from the mainland to deal with the state's growing teacher shortage.Officials expect as many as 1,600 vacancies throughout the state next school year. The department has … [Read more]

Intuition

Intuition   Intuition comes from the Latin word “intueri” which means to look inside, or to contemplate, it is the ability to acquire knowledge from within.   Coincidence means, that two events happen at the same time… like thinking about someone … [Read more]

MINDFUL MOMENTS ON MANOA 4-6-16

Honolulu folks --> Join a supportive group of like-minded folks tomorrow night 4/7/16, for meditation, mindful movement and discussion at our place, 3241 Alani Drive, in Manoa, at the usual time: 6 to 7:30 PM. If you have a meditation cushion … [Read more]

May the clay dance to balance you |

May the clay dance to balance you | We meditate tonight 3/31/16   Honolulu folks --> Join a supportive group of like-minded folks tonight 3/31/16, for meditation, mindful movement and discussion at our place, 3241 Alani Drive, in Manoa, at the … [Read more]

HEARD AT MEETING MARCH, 2016

HEARD AT MEETING MARCH, 2016 I would think it was my lucky night and my wife would go into the bathroom and turn on the shower and when she came out I would be passed out.anon This chapter (to the wives) is about a lack of intimacy.anon There … [Read more]

OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS APRIL 12,2016

DAILIES Eye Opener (1950) Do you want to be happy? Then go buy that strange kid on the corner a bag of candy. It may help cause his teeth to decay, but what’s a tooth between two glad hearts? =============================== Vernon Howard's … [Read more]