Powerlessness over things is ok, as long as ya know the “Deal” it makes it alot easier. .

In the late stages of our drinking, the will to resist has fled. Yet when we admit complete defeat and when we become entirely ready to try A.A. principles, our obsession leaves us and we enter a new dimension—freedom under God as we understand Him.
— AS BILL SEES IT, p. 283
I am fortunate to be among the ones who have had this awesome transformation in my life. When I entered the doors of A.A., alone and desperate, I had been beaten into willingness to believe anything I heard. One of the things I heard was, “This could be your last hangover, or you can keep going round and round.” The man who said this obviously was a whole lot better off than I. I liked the idea of admitting defeat and I have been free ever since! My heart heard what my mind never could: “Being powerless over alcohol is no big deal.” I’m free and I’m grateful!

2 thoughts on “Powerlessness over things is ok, as long as ya know the “Deal” it makes it alot easier. .

  1. I love this post . Good music, good lessons


    1. Thanks my friend… I’m open to Ideas and future posts you may suggest…. David A. Hopper… Read the Experts Opinion… Phil was a friend of mine and we fished along side each other on different vessels in Alaska… Good Skipper …


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