From the August 2010 magazine.

Spiritual toolbox

An AA couple puts together a handy resource for spiritual solutions

One morning when my husband and I were on a road trip, we read something in Daily Reflections about a "spiritual kit of tools." As we drove down the highway we decided to make a list of things we would put into our spiritual toolbox. We had such fun that a few days later we stopped at a hardware store and bought the smallest toolbox we could find. We also bought a plug and receptacle so we could "plug in" to our Higher Power. These went into the box along with a Grapevine; a "God box" (a small box where I place notes to God when something troubles me); small copies of the Big Book and...


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