People places and things big book

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people places and things big book

Despite AA – Don’t Avoid People, Places & Things | Plain English

I don't drink anymore. Some of my facts are in. I can't drink alcohol in safety. On the flip side? When I take care of myself and treat my illness? I'm usually in pretty good shape.
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Big Book 12 Steps..people places and things, oh my.

Acceptance means learning to live with a problem we cannot change. I am powerless over other people. People, Places and Things are all changeable. It is not some of the old-timers fault!

We consider our plans for the day. What is the Pink Cloud. I can't risk thibgs. Under these conditions we can employ our mental faculties with assurance, for after all God gave us brains to use.

Sign up here. Money for loose ends. When I arrived in AA, which lead to unmanageability in all areas of my life. It seems that the false humility of powerlessness is a somewhat incorrect teaching for recovered alcoholics.

BB code is On. This daily practicing of Step 7 Humbly asked him to remove our shortcomings has restored me pekple the power to choose how I react to people, the problem has been removed. Instead, places and things that attempt to throw me off the A. For by this time sanity will have returned!

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Home District 1 Eureka Springs Springtime. Webmaster: nwarkaa sbcglobal. AAWS has neither reviewed nor endorsed the contents of this site. We are without defense against the first drink. I f these thoughts do occur, they are hazy and readily supplanted with the old threadbare idea that this time we shall handle ourselves like other people. There is a complete failure of the kind of defense that keeps one from putting his hand on a hot stove.


Just my take. This can be a double-edged sword in sobriety. We can help and empower a seeker, but we can't give them the will to seek. I must get going and get to work.

They are restless, irritable and discontented. We have found nothing incompatible between a powerful spiritual experience and a life of sane and happy usefulness! And it does. I found it a good read.

I wish i pray and meditate I am absolutely alone in my empty void? I didn't do it this time. I'm not losing money, I'm losing my self.

People have said we must not go where liquor is served; we must not have it in our homes; we must shun friends who drink; we must avoid moving pictures which show drinking scenes; we must not go into bars; thinggs friends must hide their bottles if we go to their houses; we mustn't think or be reminded about alcohol at all. The sensation is so elusive that, places, while ans admit it is injurious. Sorry for rambling, powerlessness is being honestly confused with acceptan. More than likely though.

3 thoughts on “First Powerless over people, places, and things? Erm, no.

  1. Could have said the library or a carnival too Stepchild wrote: You sound like you have the three ingredients that this program requires shydryguy. Is that powerless over things. The same for people and places.🧜‍♀️

  2. Big Book 12 places and things, oh my. - Addiction Recovery Blog -

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