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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]

JUNE 23,2016 OUR GROUP OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

JUNE 23,2016 OUR GROUP OF MORNING HOTSHOTS DAILIES   Eye Opener (1950)   Before the philosophy or theory of AA was ever committed to writing in the “Big Book,” it was devised by the Founders after many trials and errors, after many … [Read more]

JUNE 22, 2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

DAILIES    Eye Opener (1950)   The man who has the greatest trouble in getting  our program is frequently the man who is above  the average in education.  He tries to open the door to our philosophy of  living with his Phi Beta Kappa … [Read more]

JUNE 9,2016 MINDFUL MOMENTS IN MANOA

Honolulu folks --> Join a supportive group of like-minded folks tonight 6/916, 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]

JUNE 21,2016 OUR GROUP OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

DAILIES   Eye Opener (1950) The truly great man can afford to be humble,  for hundreds of others are exalting him.  You have only one horn to blow and other  people can’t toot it if you are eternally tooting it yourself.   The proud man is … [Read more]

JUNE 20,2016 OUR GROUP OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

DAILIES   Eye Opener (1950) Alcoholics are by nature the great “I AM.” We work ourselves into a lather in doing AA work,  and sometimes we are rewarded with a degree  of success and we begin to puff up like a pouter pigeon,  forgetting we … [Read more]

JUNE 19,2016 OUR GROUP OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

DAILIES   Eye Opener (1950)   In our drinking days, most of us entertained frequent ideas about suicide,  but we did nothing about it because we either lacked the nerve, lost our ability to make and carry through any decision or we still had … [Read more]

JUNE 18, 2016 OF OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

DAILIES   Eye Opener (1950) All things in life are relative. Without night, there would be no day; without evil, there would be no good; without sorrow, there would be no joy.   Drunk or sober, clouds will occasionally appear on the horizon, … [Read more]

JUNE 17,2016 OUR GROUP OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

DAILIES   "STRANGE MAN   Lose confidence in human ways and you win confidence in higher actions. Do this by seeing contradictions in others that they never see in themselves. For example, a weak and indecisive man can always tell you exactly … [Read more]

JUNE 16,2016 OUR GROUP OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

DAILIES   Eye Opener (1950) Reduced to its simplest form, the only true worship is to love God,  and the only way to demonstrate this love is to serve your fellow man.   We in AA show the extent of our moral growth in the extent of our service … [Read more]