Conference-approved literature, such as Alcoholics Anonymous, Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions, As Bill Sees It and other books. It's always something I either needed to read or wanted to read from this book of reflections. A well edited daily exposition on the steps of the world famous Alcoholics Anonymous program. Pros: Kindle version is accurate and spell checked as opposed to some non-authorized app versions. Not to mention it's a book that I can take with me for the rest of my life. There is power in choosing to surrender our lives and our wills to the care of God.
Attempting half measures to eliminate these defects merely paralyzes my efforts to change. Love this book for 12-step recovery daily meditations. Daily Reflections has proved to be a popular book that aids individuals in their practice of daily meditation and provides inspiration to group discussions even as it presents an introduction for some to A. Get this book and read it every morning while asking God to show you His will for the day. Still, it's worth using, if for no other reason than to be reminded everyday of the truths contained in the quote.
Sometimes I read it more than once a day. Each page contains a reflection on a quotation from A. It was first published in 1990 to fulfill a long-felt need within the Fellowship for a collection of reflections that moves through the calendar year—one day at a time. At other times turning points are endings, such as when I see clearly the need to stop festering resentments or crippling self-seeking. My sobriety is primary in accomplishing my goal of living a selfless life and sharing the message of hope with others.
Gave me back my life, my joy and my freedom. Cons: Kindle reader does not allow tracking of hard copy page numbers. This is a book of reflections by A. I gained some peace so I thought I would try it again. In the 5th month, May, there's Daily Reflections about Step 5. It takes total and complete surrender to Him and follow the steps every day in all things. Encouragement for every day There is power in choosing to surrender our lives and our wills to the care of God.
The book consists of quotes and writings from A. The book is thought provking and inspiring. God is the only one that can take addiction and give you your life back. It is a sign of spiritual health to be able to ask God every day to enlighten me, to recognize His will, and to have the strength to execute it. Get this book and restart the day with this one minute direction from God.
It provides daily reflections that help me keep my focus on the solution not the problem me , to maintain my spiritual connection to my Higher Power, and to remind me that recovery comes first or I will lose anything I put before it. He will guide you if you let Him. To seek prestige and wealth is the ultimate goal for many in the modern world. He will guide yo Gave me back my life, my joy and my freedom. I started reading Daily Reflections with a friend on a Tuesday after reading Tuesdays with Morrie. I love that I can look for a specific topic at the back of the book. Intelligence is not incompatible with humility, provided I place humility first.
Or when I begin to ask for help instead of going it alone. It's a book of God shots for me. Many shortcomings tempt me daily; therefore, I also have daily opportunities to become aware of them. I read this book for two months after my husband died and stopped. I don't often use it for topics for meetings because so many people read it daily anyway.
I believe that my daily routine of getting up and reading the Daily Reflection is one simple step toward building new attitudes and positive demonstrations that, in time, amount to huge transformations in my life. It is insightful and lets all of us know that we are not alone in our struggles with this addiction. Sometimes turning points are beginnings, as when I decide to start praising, instead of condemning someone. I would highly recommend it to anyone who has admitted or is struggling in the grips of this disease. Get this book and read it every morning while asking God to show you His will for the day.
I took the book off the shelf in 2009 and have been using it as part of daily meditations ever since. Fellowship who were not professional writers, nor did they speak for A. Thus the book offers sharing, day by day, from a broad cross section of members, which focuses on the Three Legacies of Alcoholics Anonymous: Recovery, Unity and Service. Less of an impact with this book since it is indexed by day. My spiritual health is excellent when I realize that the better I get, the more I discover how much help I need from others. This is important to those who cite page numbers when referring to specific passages.