Daily Thought 08.11.21

 
From: "Daily Thought" <dailythought@aa-alive.org>
Subject: Daily Thought 08.11.21
Date: August 11th 2021

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

August 11, 2021

True Ambition
That we need no longer be square pegs in round holes but can fit
and belong in God's scheme of things—these are the permanent
and legitimate satisfactions of right living for which no amount of
pomp and circumstance, no heap of material possessions, could
possibly be substitutes. True ambition is not what we thought it was.
True ambition is the deep desire to live usefully and walk humbly
under the grace of God.

- Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions, (Step Twelve) pp. 124 - 125

Thought to Ponder
What lies behind us and what lies before us
are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.

AA-related 'Alconym'
B E S T  =   Been Enjoying Sobriety Today?

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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