Daily Thought 11.07.20

 
From: "Daily Thought" <dailythought@aa-alive.org>
Subject: Daily Thought 11.07.20
Date: November 7th 2020

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

November 7, 2020

Our Instincts
We have learned that the satisfaction of instincts cannot be the
sole end and aim of our lives. If we place instincts first, we have
got the cart before the horse; we shall be pulled backward into
disillusionment. But when we are willing to place spiritual growth
first—then and only then do we have a real chance.

- Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions, (Step Twelve) p. 114

Thought to Ponder
Growing old is inevitable, growing up is optional,
growing spiritually is up to me.

AA-related 'Alconym'
G R O W T H  =   God Reveals Other Ways To Heal.

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

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