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Alcoholics Anonymous | Step 2 | February 16 |

Understanding is the key to right principles and attitudes, and right action is the key to good living.




Alcoholics Anonymous | Step 2 | February 16 |


Embracing all our feelings we learn to know them ~ Rollo May "Courage is not the absence of despair; it is, rather, the capacity to move ahead in spite of despair." -/- For me, back in the day too much: fear, brave facing and ego. More room in this day for: courage, faith and confidence...

To love, be loved and useful ..~ Erich Fromm "Immature love says "I love you because I need you." Mature love says "I need you because I love you." -/- What is love? Beyond definition always. Love is a feeling...

Step 2 "Came to believe that a Power greater than ourselves could restore us to sanity"

We find it amazing that the newcomer can start the A.A. program without any specific beliefs or, for that matter, without any beliefs whatsoever. All a person needs is the open-mindedness and the willingness to believe that WE BELIEVE this program works...

"God [it is what I understand to be God or a "Higher Power," always a personal understanding we have for ourselves, there is no AA or common understanding, simply what you believe] grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, courage to change the things I can and the wisdom to know the difference" God is often understood to be: Truth, Love and Wisdom in the moment of now...

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Alcoholics Anonymous | DonInLondon | Life Works In Recovery |
DonInLondon DonInLondon 51-55, M Feb 16, 2011

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