Serenity Prayer | Courageous Christian Father
I share the Serenity Prayer with you. This prayer is common prayer for Celebrate Recovery, 12 Step Programs, and AA. Plus it is on the Christian faith-based Movie, Home Run.
Have compassion for those who are suffering - because addicts truly are living in hell and just need a compassionate helping hand to make it out. Yes, they hurt other people - but it's because they are hurting so badly themselves.
July 7, 2017 - Readings in Recovery: A Day at a Time
A Day at a Time Friday, July 7, 2017 Reflection for the Day What wonderful things could happen in my life if I could get rid of my natural impulse to justify my actions. Is honesty so deeply repressed under layers of guilt that I can't release it to understand my motives? Being honest with ourselves isn't easy. It's difficult to search out why I had this or that impulse and, more importantly, why I acted upon it. Nothing makes us feel so vulnerable as to give up the crutch of The Alibi, yet…
Oct. 13, 2017 - Readings in Recovery: Step by Step
Step by Step Friday, Oct. 13, 2017 "A 'spiritual experience' to me meant attending meetings, seeing a group of people, all there for the purpose of helping each other; hearing the Twelve Steps and the Twelve Traditions read at a meeting, and hearing the Lord's Prayer, which in an AA meeting has such great meaning - 'Thy will be done, not mine.' A spiritual awakening soon came to mean trying each day to be a little more thoughtful, more considerate, a little more courteous to those with whom…