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Daily Reading – June 27, 2014

JUNE 27 Often God shuts a door in our face, and then subsequently opens the door through which we need to go. -Catherine Marshall We try and try to control the events of our lives. And not seldom the events

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Daily Reading – June 27, 2014

JUNE 27 Often God shuts a door in our face, and then subsequently opens the door through which we need to go. -Catherine Marshall We try and try to control the events of our lives. And not seldom the events

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Daily Reading – June 13, 2014

In Step 11 I seek to improve my conscious contact with God through prayer and meditation.  How I do this is completely up to me.  Perhaps I become more conscious of a Higher Power when I look for signs of

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Daily Reading – June 13, 2014

In Step 11 I seek to improve my conscious contact with God through prayer and meditation.  How I do this is completely up to me.  Perhaps I become more conscious of a Higher Power when I look for signs of

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Daily Reading – June 9, 2014

When my study of the Steps reached Step seven (“Humbly asked Him to remove our shortcomings”), I stumbled on the very first word. “Humble!” I thought.  “The last thing I need is to be more humble.”  Hadn’t I been humble

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Daily Reading – June 9, 2014

When my study of the Steps reached Step seven (“Humbly asked Him to remove our shortcomings”), I stumbled on the very first word. “Humble!” I thought.  “The last thing I need is to be more humble.”  Hadn’t I been humble

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Daily Reading – June 7, 2014

Without discipline, there’s no life at all. -Katharine Hepburn Procrastination is habitual. It’s perhaps a habit we’ve struggled with over the years, and not one that can be willed away. It eats at us, no doubt. How many times have

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Daily Reading – June 7, 2014

Without discipline, there’s no life at all. -Katharine Hepburn Procrastination is habitual. It’s perhaps a habit we’ve struggled with over the years, and not one that can be willed away. It eats at us, no doubt. How many times have

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Daily Reading – June 6, 2014,

How easy it can be to justify our own unacceptable behaviour! Perhaps we excuse ourselves, claiming that we were provoked or had no choice.  Or we dismiss our actions by telling ourselves that everyone does the same thing. With these

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Daily Reading – June 6, 2014,

How easy it can be to justify our own unacceptable behaviour! Perhaps we excuse ourselves, claiming that we were provoked or had no choice.  Or we dismiss our actions by telling ourselves that everyone does the same thing. With these

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Daily Reading – June 3, 2014

Philosophers, clear back to the ancient Greeks, have always made much of the idea of correcting bad habits by daily practice of good ones.  In Al-Anon we make much of this, too.  We learn we cannot go on functioning as

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Daily Reading – June 3, 2014

Philosophers, clear back to the ancient Greeks, have always made much of the idea of correcting bad habits by daily practice of good ones.  In Al-Anon we make much of this, too.  We learn we cannot go on functioning as

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Daily Reading – May 24, 2014

It’s ironic, but until you can free those final monsters within the jungle of yourself, your life, your soul is up for grabs. -Rona Barrett We all have monsters. Maybe it’s depression over the past or present circumstances, or resentment

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Daily Reading – May 24, 2014

It’s ironic, but until you can free those final monsters within the jungle of yourself, your life, your soul is up for grabs. -Rona Barrett We all have monsters. Maybe it’s depression over the past or present circumstances, or resentment

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Daily Reading – May 23, 2014

Give as much of yourself as you can to as much of your higher power as you can understand. -S.H. The more we are in concert with God, the greater will be our pleasures in life. Recognizing our partnership with

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Daily Reading – May 23, 2014

Give as much of yourself as you can to as much of your higher power as you can understand. -S.H. The more we are in concert with God, the greater will be our pleasures in life. Recognizing our partnership with

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Daily Reading May 17, 2014

MAY 17 Loving allows us to live and through living we grow in loving. -Evelyn Mandel Many days it seems too easy to be centered on ourselves, wondering if others love us rather than loving others. On those days, we

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Daily Reading May 17, 2014

MAY 17 Loving allows us to live and through living we grow in loving. -Evelyn Mandel Many days it seems too easy to be centered on ourselves, wondering if others love us rather than loving others. On those days, we

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Daily Reading – May 5, 2014

Humility was a tough concept for me to comprehend. Taught from childhood to place the wants and needs of others always above my own, I equated humility with taking care of others and ignoring my own feelings and needs.  In

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Daily Reading – May 5, 2014

Humility was a tough concept for me to comprehend. Taught from childhood to place the wants and needs of others always above my own, I equated humility with taking care of others and ignoring my own feelings and needs.  In

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