Friday, 22 September 2017

Today’s Gift #essentialsofrecovery


Reflection for the Day

What is the definition of humility? “Absolute humility,” said AA co- founder Bill W., “would consist of a state of complete freedom from myself, freedom from all the claims that my defects of character now lay so heavily upon me. Perfect humility would be a full willingness, in all times and places, to find and to do the will of God.”
Am I striving for humility?

Today I Pray

May God expand my interpretation of humility beyond abject subservience or awe at the greatness of others. May humility also mean freedom from myself, a freedom, which can come only through turning my being over to God’s will. May I sense the omnipotence of God, which is simultaneously humbling and exhilarating. May I be willing to carry out God’s will.

Today I Will Remember

Humility is freedom.

From the book:


A Day at a Time (Softcover) by Anonymous

                                          A Day at a Time © 1989 by Hazelden Foundation
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