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JULY 17, 2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

JULY 17, 2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS DAILIES    Eye Opener (1950)   A sinner is usually a sinner because he is thinking wrong,  whereas a mean person has a warped and deformed personality.   A sinner’s faults usually lie in his … [Read more]

JULY 16, 2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

JULY 16, 2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS DAILIES   Eye Opener (1950)   We not only are judged by our words and actions,  but also we are frequently misjudged by them.  If you do or say anything at all,  you will be either judged or … [Read more]

JULY 15, 2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

JULY 15, 2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS DAILIES   Eye Opener (1950)   So many times we have seen the practicing alcoholic helped over a period of months and even years and, each time someone labored over him, they were rewarded by … [Read more]

JULY 14, 2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

JULY 14, 2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS DAILIES    Eye Opener (1950)   Many members of AA refer to their entrance into our fellowship as a passing from adolescence to maturity. When we take this step, we should cease thinking as children … [Read more]

JULY 13,2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

JULY 13,2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS DAILIES   Eye Opener (1950) You cannot know and appreciate wisdom unless  you are also acquainted with a liberal amount of pure folly. Folly provides the lessons that really stick in … [Read more]

JULY 12,2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

JULY 12,2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS DAILIES   Eye Opener (1950)   No man with certainty can see beyond this instant. Yesterday we had a friend, hale, hearty and bubbling over with energy and ambition. Today we write a letter … [Read more]

JUNE 2016 HEARD AT MEETINGS

JUNE 2016 HEARD AT MEETINGS   To all of my friends out there.I realized while a former house-wife was sharing at the 12 Coconuts that the lives we lived were mundane and that our stories in and of themselves must be, considering where we have come … [Read more]

JULY 11,2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

JULY 11,2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS DAILIES   Eye Opener (1950)   It takes courage, intelligence, initiative and deep emotions to make  a really successful fool. The timid, under-imaginative, cowardly seldom do.   We as alcoholics … [Read more]

Tibetan Buddhist Monk Teaching this Thursday 6/30/16

Visiting Tibetan Buddhist Monk Teaching this Thursday 6/30/16   -On Thursday, June 30 2016 we are very happy to be hosting an evening with Chamtrul Rinpoche, who will be leading our evening meditation and giving a talk on a powerful meditation … [Read more]

JULY 10,2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

JULY 10,2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS DAILIES   Eye Opener (1950) The fortunes amassed by the Carnegies, the Mellons, the Fords and the Rockefellers have been largely diverted to the welfare of man generally, yet their pooled … [Read more]

JULY 9,2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

JULY 9,2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS DAILIES    Eye Opener (1950)   Each of us has only so many hours to live, and we  alcoholics have wasted far too many of them in the past.   New men, by the thousands, are crowding our … [Read more]

JULY 8,2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

JULY 8,2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS DAILIES   Eye Opener (1950)   We veterans of the Alcoholic Wars that raged within ourselves can bear testimony to the fact that it was only when we called upon the God of our understanding that … [Read more]

JULY 7,2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

JULY 7,2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS   DAILIES   Eye Opener (1950) We alcoholics are obstinate people.  We drank all the more because people told us we couldn’t;  when they said we were drunken sots and were hopeless,  then we … [Read more]

JULY 6,2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

JULY 6,2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS DAILIES   Eye Opener (1950) To follow the letter of the law is not enough.  You can be moral without difficulty in “solitary.”   Do not let your morality be simply restraining and abstaining. Be … [Read more]

JULY 5,2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

JULY 5,2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS DAILIES Eye Opener (1950) We have finally found a way to foil alcohol simply by refusing to look upon it as a beverage and rather as something to which we are allergic. We have found that we don’t … [Read more]

JULY 5,2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

JULY 5, 2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS DAILIES Eye Opener (1950) We have finally found a way to foil alcohol simply by refusing to look upon it as a beverage and rather as something to which we are allergic. We have found that we don’t … [Read more]