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Green Valley Club

12 Step Recovery in Las Vegas

DAILY REFLECTIONS for March 30th

OUR GROUP CONSCIENCE

"… sometimes the good is the enemy of the best."
Alcoholics Anonymous, Page 101

I think these words apply to every area of A.A.'s Three Legacies: Recovery, Unity and Service! I want them etched in my mind and life as I "trudge the Road of Happy Destiny" (Alcoholics Anonymous, page 164). These words, often spoken by co-founder Bill W., were appropriately said to him as the result of the group's conscience. It brought home to Bill W. the essence of our Second Tradition: "Our leaders are but trusted servants; they do not govern." ¶ Just as Bill W. was originally urged to remember, I think that in our group discussions we should never settle for the "good," but always strive to attain the "best." These common strivings are yet another example of a loving God, as we understand Him, expressing Himself through the group conscience. Experiences such as these help me to stay on the proper path of recovery. I learn to combine initiative with humility, responsibility with thankfulness, and thus relish the joys of living my twenty-four hour program.

Daily Reflections reprinted with permission of A.A. World Services, Inc.

 

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10:00 amDaily Reflections
12:00 pmNooners
5:30 pmTicket
7:00 pmDesire to Stop Drinking
8:15 pmCame to Believe