. . .BE Ye Doers of the Word and Not Hearers Only, Deceiving Your Own Selves
IT WAS THE LEGENDARY FINAL STRAW (added weight) that broke the camel's back. The same thing can happen to us, alcoholically, if we allow ourselves to become over-burdened with "the cares that infest the day."
First Things First kept me from being a victim of my own folly and procrastination at the beginning of my AA membership. And it's still an invaluable guidepost in my daily twenty-four plan of living.
It's my favorite action slogan.
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Giving it away to keep it
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- Personal Stories
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- Twelve Traditions
AA's guiding principles
February 2014: One Hot Texas Summer
- Emotional Sobriety
Dry drunk no more
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Stories from those who've been there
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