Category Archives: Gratitude

Daily Reading – December 11, 2013

I always figured most of my troubles would be over if I won the lottery.  Anything would be possible with that much money! But would it take away the effect alcoholism has had on my family?  Would it make the

Daily Reading – December 11, 2013

I always figured most of my troubles would be over if I won the lottery.  Anything would be possible with that much money! But would it take away the effect alcoholism has had on my family?  Would it make the

Daily Reading – December 6, 2013

Each day provides its own gifts. -Ruth P. Freedman We are guaranteed experiences that are absolutely right for us today. We are progressing on schedule. Even when our personal hopes are unmet, we are given the necessary opportunities for achieving

Daily Reading – December 6, 2013

Each day provides its own gifts. -Ruth P. Freedman We are guaranteed experiences that are absolutely right for us today. We are progressing on schedule. Even when our personal hopes are unmet, we are given the necessary opportunities for achieving

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Daily Reading – September 9, 2013 – What I do have…

Here’s an eye-opening, mind-opening question to ask myself:  What am I doing with what I’ve got?  Instead of crying over what I don’t have, and wishing my life were different, what am I doing with what I’ve got? Am I so sure

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Daily Reading – September 9, 2013 – What I do have…

Here’s an eye-opening, mind-opening question to ask myself:  What am I doing with what I’ve got?  Instead of crying over what I don’t have, and wishing my life were different, what am I doing with what I’ve got? Am I so sure

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Daily Recovery Reading – June 18, 2013

I have a unique set of skills, interests and opportunities.  I’m assured that I have everything I need to do what I am here to do today.  That doesn’t mean I have everything I want, but I can trust that

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Daily Recovery Reading – June 18, 2013

I have a unique set of skills, interests and opportunities.  I’m assured that I have everything I need to do what I am here to do today.  That doesn’t mean I have everything I want, but I can trust that

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Daily Reading – February 4, 2013 Think…Do…Be…

How often we think that the trials we have to face were caused by outside forces, by fate, or by God.  We’re only too ready to look outside ourselves for the reasons for our afflictions, when the real enemy is

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Daily Reading – February 4, 2013 Think…Do…Be…

How often we think that the trials we have to face were caused by outside forces, by fate, or by God.  We’re only too ready to look outside ourselves for the reasons for our afflictions, when the real enemy is

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Daily Reading – April 18,2012

“I had spent a lot of time yearning for things I wasn’t getting from the alcoholic in my life. As a part of my Al-Anon recovery I was encouraged to put these needs on paper.  Courtesy, respect attention, affection communication

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Daily Reading – April 18,2012

“I had spent a lot of time yearning for things I wasn’t getting from the alcoholic in my life. As a part of my Al-Anon recovery I was encouraged to put these needs on paper.  Courtesy, respect attention, affection communication

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Living a Life of Gratitude is a Choice

Living a Life of Gratitude is a Choice Image by Axel Bührmann via Flickr When you wake up in the morning what is the first thing you think about? Do you take that moment of awareness whether long or short to

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Living a Life of Gratitude is a Choice

Living a Life of Gratitude is a Choice Image by Axel Bührmann via Flickr When you wake up in the morning what is the first thing you think about? Do you take that moment of awareness whether long or short to

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Daily Recovery Reading – January 18, 2012

Gratitude: January 18 Sometimes in life, things happen too fast. We barely solve one problem when two new problems surface. We’re feeling great in the morning, but we’re submerged in misery by nightfall. Every day we face interruptions, delays, changes,

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Daily Recovery Reading – January 18, 2012

Gratitude: January 18 Sometimes in life, things happen too fast. We barely solve one problem when two new problems surface. We’re feeling great in the morning, but we’re submerged in misery by nightfall. Every day we face interruptions, delays, changes,

Daily Recovery Reading – June 18, 2011

I have a unique set of skills, interests and opportunities.  I’m assured that I have everything I need to do what I am here to do today.  That doesn’t mean I have everything I want, but I can trust that

Daily Recovery Reading – June 18, 2011

I have a unique set of skills, interests and opportunities.  I’m assured that I have everything I need to do what I am here to do today.  That doesn’t mean I have everything I want, but I can trust that