Sobriety in HawaiiMeet Ron

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]

JUNE 15,2016 OUR GROUP OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

DAILIES    Eye Opener (1950) For a person to attempt to live apart from this  world is as useless as for a drop of water to  live apart from the ocean. God put everything in this world,  and He takes nothing out.  To endeavor to withdraw from … [Read more]

JUNE 14,2016 OUR GROUP OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

DAILIES    Eye Opener (1950)   A split second separates the past, the present and the future. The course of history has been altered in a moment of decision on the part of one man. Inventions that have revolutionized our mode of living may have … [Read more]

JUNE 13,2015 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

DAILIES   Eye Opener (1950) The sooner we alcoholics realize the fact that sobriety by itself is not enough to insure real living, the better off we will be.    For us to emerge from our shell and then cease all growth is to stagnate, and … [Read more]

JUNE 2,2016 MINDFUL MOMENTS IN MANOA

Honolulu folks --> Join a supportive group of like-minded folks tonight 6/216, 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 12, OUR GROUP OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

DAILIES Eye Opener (1950) Is revenge really sweet? Some louse has offended you,  so you get even, thus offending him and becoming a louse yourself.   Do you really want revenge? Then do the guy a favor.  It will hurt him deep down in his … [Read more]

JUNE 11, 2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

DAILIES    Eye Opener (1950)   Life has been hard on us, but most of it was made hard by ourselves.  The hard life, however, taught us much: it strengthened our muscles;  it broadened our experiences. We are better men because of it.  We … [Read more]

JUNE 10,2015 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

DAILIES   Eye Opener (1950) We know from past experiences that we actually invited all our troubles to enter our lives.  We left the door wide open for them.  Getting sober does not necessarily mean we have closed all the doors,  for some … [Read more]

MAY, 2016 HEARD AT MEETINGS

My sponsor told me that I had to quit saying "I think." anon    ======================================  I figured if I drink a pitcher of water with every pitcher  of beer I would feel really good.  Then I became a bed-wetter.anon   … [Read more]

JUNE 9,2015 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

DAILIES   Eye Opener (1950)   When we become fully conscious that we, as men, are spirit primarily, that our bodies are but necessary instruments through which the spirit works, that the mind is not a collection of brain cells but is actually a … [Read more]

JUNE 8, 2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

DAILIES    Eye Opener (1950)   Love is as necessary to a human being as sunshine is to a plant. Without it, the soul of man withers, shrivels and dies. Fortunate is the man who has love given to him, but even more fortunate is he who earns it. … [Read more]

JUNE 7, 2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

DAILIES   Eye Opener (1950)   Life is too short even if we live the whole of it to its fullest,  but we alcoholics have wasted so many years of our lives  that we must now double our efforts if we hope to do any living at all.  Truly, for … [Read more]

JUNE 6, 2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

DAILIES   Eye Opener (1950)   Doubt is the opposite of Faith.  No man has either one completely,  but even those of little faith have by far more faith than doubt.  He may not admit a belief in God or the inherent good in mankind,  but still … [Read more]

JUNE 5, 2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

DAILIES   Eye Opener (1950)   The only impossible thing in the world is a full conception of the things that are possible.   Within the limits of our lifetime, we have seen many marvels: the transmission of sound and pictures across the … [Read more]

JUNE 5, 2016 OUR GROUP 23 OF MORNING HOTSHOTS

DAILIES   Eye Opener (1950) The only impossible thing in the world is a full conception of the things that are possible.   Within the limits of our lifetime, we have seen many marvels: the transmission of sound and pictures across the … [Read more]