Daily Thought 03.23.21

 
From: "Daily Thought" <dailythought@aa-alive.org>
Subject: Daily Thought 03.23.21
Date: March 23rd 2021

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

March 23, 2021

A Genuine Reliance
For just so long as we were convinced that we could live exclusively by our
own individual strength and intelligence, for just that long was a working faith
in a Higher Power impossible. This was true even when we believed that God
existed. We could actually have earnest religious beliefs which remained barren
because we were still trying to play God ourselves. As long as we placed self-
reliance first, a genuine reliance upon a Higher Power was out of the question.

- Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions, (Step Seven) p. 72

Thought to Ponder
I can't do His will my way.

AA-related 'Alconym'
E G O  =   Edging God Out.

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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