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were having trouble with personal relationships,
we couldn't control our emotional natures,
we were a prey to misery and depression, we
couldn't make a living, we had a feeling of
uselessness, we were full of fear, we were
unhappy, we couldn't seem to be of real help
to other peoplewas not a basic solution
of these bedevilments more important
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practicing the principles of AA promises?
we are painstaking about this phase of our
development, we will be amazed before we
are half way through.
We are going to
know a new freedom and a new happiness.
We will not regret
the past nor wish to shut the door on it.
We will comprehend
the word serenity and we will know peace.
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down the scale we have gone, we will see
how our experience can benefit others.
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I offer myself to Thee—to build with
me and to do with me as Thou wilt. Relieve
me of the bondage of self, that I may better
do Thy will. Take away my difficulties, that
victory over them may bear witness to those
I would help of Thy Power, Thy Love, and Thy
Way of life. May I do Thy will always!"
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make me a channel of thy peace—that
where there is hatred, I may bring love—that
where there is wrong, I may bring the spirit
of forgiveness—that where there is discord,
I may bring harmony—that where there
is error, I may bring truth—that where
there is doubt, I may bring faith—that
where there is despair, I may bring hope—that
where there are shadows, I may bring light—that
where there is sadness, I may bring joy. Lord,
grant that I may seek rather to comfort than
to be comforted—to understand, than
to be understood—to love, than to be
loved. For it is by self-forgetting that one
finds. It is by forgiving that one is forgiven.
It is by dying that one awakens to Eternal
God so loved the world, that He gave His only begotten
Son, that whosoever believeth in Him should not perish,
but have everlasting life."
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