A Vote Of Thanks to Chick And From the Folk of LA Skidrow The alley behind the mission used to be a dead end. It went just beyond the mission and then widened into a turn around for cars. There were benches along the alley. Men gathered there for conversation and to smoke. The men … More
I have often written that my mom and I had a very difficult time as I grew up. In the everpresent grace of God I am starting to remember some good things about my life with my mom. . For one thing I am remembering how good a cook she could be. One of my … More My Mom and I
Liberte, Egalite, Fraternity Life, liberty, pursuit of happiness Tired, Poor, Huddled Masses Statements of our values. Statement of the struggle of our history. Statement of work yet to be accomplished.
Powerful Old Lies…..When I have been the hospital the nurses checked my vital signs day and night. Vital signs are so called because they are so important to our health and because they also help the med staff understand that something is wrong and I need service. .I feel the same way about program slogans. … More Tired Old Lies
For the last month or so I am having wonderful dreams. I do not remember the specific content except they are all pleasant and involve family members who are with Jesus now.When I wake up I feel they will be here with me in my apartment. One of them that seems especially meaningful is with … More My Wonderful Dreams
Powerless Over My Higher Power’s Love……I have learned that an important part of my recovery is that I am powerless over people places and things.In my broken relationship with a dearly loved family member I have found that powerlessness is a great friend. I often pray “God if there is anything I need to do … More Powerless Over God’s Love
George Caywood November 3, 2017 · Change Of perspective Or How I met my Sponsor……There is a story of a hiker walking through the woods. He carelessly knocked over a beehive. The bees were very angry and began to chase the man down the path. He came to a mud puddle and jumped in. He sank … More A Change Of Perspective