Category Archives: Serenity Now!

April 1, 2014

To be wildly enthusiastic, or deadly serious-both are wrong. Both pass. One must keep ever present a sense of humor. -Katherine Mansfield How familiar wild enthusiasm and deadly seriousness are to most of us. We experience life within the extremes.

April 1, 2014

To be wildly enthusiastic, or deadly serious-both are wrong. Both pass. One must keep ever present a sense of humor. -Katherine Mansfield How familiar wild enthusiasm and deadly seriousness are to most of us. We experience life within the extremes.

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Daily Reading – March 24, 2014

Love has a hundred gentle ends. -Leonora Speyer Letting go is a process that is seldom easy. For many, its meaning is elusive. How do we “let go”? Letting go means removing our attention from a particular experience or person

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Daily Reading – March 24, 2014

Love has a hundred gentle ends. -Leonora Speyer Letting go is a process that is seldom easy. For many, its meaning is elusive. How do we “let go”? Letting go means removing our attention from a particular experience or person

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Daily Reading – January 2, 2014

The first tool I used in my recovery was the Serenity Prayer.  “God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change…” taught me I can’t alter the past, neither what was done to me nor what I

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Daily Reading – January 2, 2014

The first tool I used in my recovery was the Serenity Prayer.  “God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change…” taught me I can’t alter the past, neither what was done to me nor what I

Daily Reading – June 24, 2013 – Serenity NOW

Been an exceptionally long weekend and today I’m just focusing on the Serenity Prayer so that is what I am sharing with you… God Grant me the Serenity to accept; The Things I can not Change The Courage to change

Daily Reading – June 24, 2013 – Serenity NOW

Been an exceptionally long weekend and today I’m just focusing on the Serenity Prayer so that is what I am sharing with you… God Grant me the Serenity to accept; The Things I can not Change The Courage to change

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Daily Reading – January 24, 2013 – My First Priority

Someone once explained the maintenance of serenity to me like this:  Suppose someone asked me to pass him the salt at the dining table.  “Sure” I’d say while handing it over.  Now suppose someone asked me to pass him my

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Daily Reading – January 24, 2013 – My First Priority

Someone once explained the maintenance of serenity to me like this:  Suppose someone asked me to pass him the salt at the dining table.  “Sure” I’d say while handing it over.  Now suppose someone asked me to pass him my

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Daily Reading – January 16, 2013 “Missing The Bus”

I feel we have picked each other from the crowd as fellow-travelers, for neither of us is to the other’s personality the end-all and the be-all. —Joanna Field We must look around at the people in our lives today, and

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Daily Reading – January 16, 2013 “Missing The Bus”

I feel we have picked each other from the crowd as fellow-travelers, for neither of us is to the other’s personality the end-all and the be-all. —Joanna Field We must look around at the people in our lives today, and

Daily recovery reading – May 15, 2012

Difficulties, opposition, criticism—these things are meant to be overcome, and there is a special joy in facing them and in coming out on top. It is only when there is nothing but praise that life loses its charm, and I

Daily recovery reading – May 15, 2012

Difficulties, opposition, criticism—these things are meant to be overcome, and there is a special joy in facing them and in coming out on top. It is only when there is nothing but praise that life loses its charm, and I

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Daily Recovery Reading – May 8, 2012

The harsh tone, the unkind word, the apparent indifference of another is usually over in a few minutes.  What price am I paying by holding on to those few minutes?  I don’t have to like reality, only to accept it

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Daily Recovery Reading – May 8, 2012

The harsh tone, the unkind word, the apparent indifference of another is usually over in a few minutes.  What price am I paying by holding on to those few minutes?  I don’t have to like reality, only to accept it

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Daily Recovery Reading – April 30,2012

The Serenity Prayer helps me maintain a sense of inner peace amidst the chaos present in in my home and at work.  At home I ask God to grant me serenity to accept the things I cannot change, such as

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Daily Recovery Reading – April 30,2012

The Serenity Prayer helps me maintain a sense of inner peace amidst the chaos present in in my home and at work.  At home I ask God to grant me serenity to accept the things I cannot change, such as

Daily Recovery Reading – March 23, 2012

On occasion I realize it’s easier to say the serenity prayer and take that leap of faith than it is to continue doing what I’m doing. —S.H. The pain of change is a reality. But so is the pain of

Daily Recovery Reading – March 23, 2012

On occasion I realize it’s easier to say the serenity prayer and take that leap of faith than it is to continue doing what I’m doing. —S.H. The pain of change is a reality. But so is the pain of