Know that the discomfort will not be permanent. Do not try to figure out how...– The Language of Letting Go by: Melody Beattie
Rationalization is giving a socially acceptable reason for socially unacceptable...– Big Book of Alcoholics Anonymous, pg. 550
The Set-Aside Prayer
“Dear God, please set aside anything I think I know about myself, about my disease, about the Big Book, the 12 Steps, the Program, the Fellowship, the people in the fellowship, and all spiritual terms, especially you God; so that I may have an open mind and a new experience with all these things. Please help me see the Truth. Amen” “The Set-Aside Prayer” (sometimes...
Golf Tournament...It's Official!!!
The Annual La Hacienda Alumni Golf Tournament is scheduled! The date is May 21st and we tee off at 8:30am at the Kerrville Schreiner Golf Course http://www.golfkerrville.com/. Save the date, and a room, now! More details on how to sign up, cost, etc. will be available soon. Everyone is invited so grab your families, your friends in recovery, or your old La Ha roommate!
Having trouble with the First Step? Relax. All the program asks is enough honesty to get started—just what we are capable of that moment. At the beginning, that’s very little honesty. Each day, there will be a little more. It will come. Because, you see, the AA program works for anyone who wants it. -Best of the Grapevine [Vol. 2], p.34