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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]

JULY 4,2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

JULY 4,2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS DAILIES   Eye Opener (1950)   Until man looks upon the face of God,  he cannot – with his limited faculties – know God.  We can and do not know some of His attributes  as He has disclosed them … [Read more]

JUNE 23,2016 MINDFUL MOMENTS IN MANOA

Honolulu folks –> Join a supportive group of like-minded folks tonight 6/23/1616, 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 please … [Read more]

JULY 3,2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

JULY 3,2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS DAILIES    Eye Opener (1950) Many of us came into AA either in middle life or beyond and feel that with our reasonable life expectancy,  it is practically impossible to atone for our previous … [Read more]

JULY 2, 2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

JULY 2, 2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS DAILIES   Eye Opener (1950) Out in the world we brush elbows with men but, in solitude, we learn intimately about God and ourselves. Great truths are only born in solitary thought, never in crowded … [Read more]

JULY 1,2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

JULY 1,2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS DAILIES    Eye Opener (1950) The span of human life is such a small part of eternity that the length of your life, whether it be 20 years or 100, is of no moment. Yet the lifespan of some men has, … [Read more]

JUNE 30, 2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

JUNE 30, 2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS DAILIES   Eye Opener (1950)   We come into AA and are told that we should endeavor to establish a conscious contact with our God as we understand Him; that we should, through prayer and … [Read more]

JUNE 16,2016 MINDFUL MOMENTS IN MANOA

JUNE 16,2016 MINDFUL MOMENTS IN MANOA   Honolulu folks --> Join a supportive group of like-minded folks tonight 6/1616, for meditation, mindful movement and discussion at our place, 3241 Alani Drive, in Manoa, at the usual time: 6 to 7:30 PM. If … [Read more]

JUNE 29, 2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

JUNE 29, 2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS DAILIES   Eye Opener (1950)   By the grace of God, we alcoholics have acquired certain characteristics that have made us beneficial to the earth. We have become, in fact, the salt of the … [Read more]

JUNE 28, 2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

JUNE 28, 2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS DAILIES   Eye Opener (1950)   Opportunity is found within ourselves and nowhere else;  the place that provides the greatest opportunity for our mental, moral and physical welfare. Only when we … [Read more]

JUNE 27,2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

JUNE 27,2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS DAILIES   Eye Opener (1950)   If we mean it when we say, “Thy will be done,” then what God wills is what we will. Happy and sober will be the man or woman who acquires this frame of mind.   If … [Read more]

JUNE 26,2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

JUNE 26,2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS DAILIES   Eye Opener (1950) It takes very much more skill to erect a house than it does to tear one down.  Jesus of Nazareth could be crucified, but His teachings could not be killed.  His … [Read more]

JUNE 25,2016 OUR GROUP OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

JUNE 25,2016 OUR GROUP OF MORNING HOTSHOTS DAILIES   Eye Opener (1950)   Our reason is the creator of all our conditions of life,  whether they be legitimate or illegitimate.  We think ourselves into stormy and turbulent living  just as … [Read more]

JUNE 24,2016 OUR GROUP OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

JUNE 24,2016 OUR GROUP OF MORNING HOTSHOTS DAILIES   Eye Opener (1950)   The harvest is great and the laborers are too few.  Too often we get a new man, we work diligently on him,  get him to a meeting or two and then another new  man appears … [Read more]