Daily Thought 08.02.21

From: "Daily Thought" <dailythought@aa-alive.org>
Subject: Daily Thought 08.02.21
Date: August 2nd 2021

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

August 2, 2021

Step Eight
"Made a list of all persons we had harmed,
and became willing to make amends to them all."

We might next ask ourselves what we mean when we say that
we have "harmed" other people. What kinds of "harm" do people
do one another, anyway? To define the word "harm" in a practical
way, we might call it the result of instincts in collision, which cause
physical, mental, emotional, or spiritual damage to people.

- Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions, (Step Eight) p. 80

Thought to Ponder
The first step in overcoming mistakes is to admit them.

AA-related 'Alconym'
F E A R  =   Face Everything And Recover.

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