Category Archives: Acceptance

5 October, 2015 – What can acceptance bring?

We in recovery speak a lot about acceptance.  It seems to go against what the world as we know it would do.   Acceptance at the onset seems weak, it seems to be that thing that our ego would tell

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5 October, 2015 – What can acceptance bring?

We in recovery speak a lot about acceptance.  It seems to go against what the world as we know it would do.   Acceptance at the onset seems weak, it seems to be that thing that our ego would tell

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Daily Reading – March 24, 2015 – Insights from Al-Anon readings for March 12th.

This reading insight came from a post published last year…the insights are still the same…the reading was for March 12th in one of three Al-Anon books that I consistently read for intellectual parts of this program. There are three things

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Daily Reading – March 24, 2015 – Insights from Al-Anon readings for March 12th.

This reading insight came from a post published last year…the insights are still the same…the reading was for March 12th in one of three Al-Anon books that I consistently read for intellectual parts of this program. There are three things

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Daily Insights – February 7, 2015 – Invitation to Heal – Step 2 work

If sickness is separation, the decision to heal and to be healed is the first step toward recognizing what you truly want. ACIM T. 11.II.1:1 The invitation to heal from the outside looking in, from the ego looking in, seems

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Daily Insights – February 7, 2015 – Invitation to Heal – Step 2 work

If sickness is separation, the decision to heal and to be healed is the first step toward recognizing what you truly want. ACIM T. 11.II.1:1 The invitation to heal from the outside looking in, from the ego looking in, seems

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Perception… Reality???

There is a saying in the 12 step world that a persons perception is their reality. This is true and we can not change another persons perception but we can heal our own. And this is why the program is

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Perception… Reality???

There is a saying in the 12 step world that a persons perception is their reality. This is true and we can not change another persons perception but we can heal our own. And this is why the program is

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Daily Insights – 5 January 2015

This is what we all seek.  I just got done doing a post on the other site but there is relavence here and so I’ll share the link and write a few words about what helps me from it on

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Daily Insights – 5 January 2015

This is what we all seek.  I just got done doing a post on the other site but there is relavence here and so I’ll share the link and write a few words about what helps me from it on

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Admitting Powerlessness – We Can Not Serve Two Masters

Whether we are the addict or the co-addict (AKA co-dependant)  we can not serve two masters.   We can not admit powerlessness and think we can control it all.  We can not say we can’t control and attempt to control

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Admitting Powerlessness – We Can Not Serve Two Masters

Whether we are the addict or the co-addict (AKA co-dependant)  we can not serve two masters.   We can not admit powerlessness and think we can control it all.  We can not say we can’t control and attempt to control

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Insights – Daily Readings – November 19, 2014

Often I’ve heard in meetings that we need to live one day at a time, not to dwell in the past. I’ve written about this before and it is true that we should not “live” in the past but we

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Insights – Daily Readings – November 19, 2014

Often I’ve heard in meetings that we need to live one day at a time, not to dwell in the past. I’ve written about this before and it is true that we should not “live” in the past but we

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