Daily Thought 08.24.18

From: "Daily Thought" <dailythought@aa-alive.org>
Subject: Daily Thought 08.24.18
Date: August 24th 2018

AA Thought for the Day
(courtesy AA-Alive.net)

August 24, 2018

Our Instincts
Even then the best of us will discover to our dismay that there is always
a sticking point, a point at which we say, "No, I can't give this up yet."
And we shall often tread on even more dangerous ground when we cry,
"This I will never give up!" Such is the power of our instincts to overreach
themselves. No matter how far we have progressed, desires will always be
found which oppose the grace of God.

- Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions, p. 66

Thought to Ponder
The Three "P's" -- Pause, Pray, Proceed.

AA-related 'Alconym'
P U S H  =  Pray Until Something Happens.

Thanks to all of you for sharing so generously of your experience, strength and hope in carrying the AA message.
Grateful to serve,
peyton h

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