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by LandCruiserFan
Tue Jan 07, 2020 9:45 am
Forum: Discussions
Topic: The evenings
Replies: 12
Views: 3203

Re: The evenings

I knew I was powerless over alcohol when I discovered that I couldn’t stop myself from binge drinking almost every Saturday and Sunday. I had the same experience as you are each evening. Telling myself I wouldn’t/didn’t want to drink that coming weekend, the. Justifying just a few, then regretting i...
by LandCruiserFan
Tue Dec 24, 2019 1:13 pm
Forum: Discussions
Topic: Drop the Blanket
Replies: 7
Views: 1819

Re: Drop the Blanket

Okay makes sense Well the link is to an article about the beloved Charlie Brown Christmas special. It points out that Linus clings to his security blanket the entire show. But during his monologue about the meaning of Christmas he drops the blanket. And he happens to do so just as he says that Jesus...
by LandCruiserFan
Tue Dec 24, 2019 10:59 am
Forum: Discussions
Topic: Drop the Blanket
Replies: 7
Views: 1819

Drop the Blanket

Merry Christmas to you all.

I thought this article was fantastic.

Apologies if it’s a little specific as to the nature of the higher power, but it’s also right on target.

“ The birth of Jesus frees us from the habits we are unable (or unwilling) to break ourselves.”
by LandCruiserFan
Sun Dec 22, 2019 9:32 am
Forum: For the Newcomer
Topic: 48 days and it’s getting better
Replies: 4
Views: 1396

48 days and it’s getting better

For some reason this morning when I woke up I was incredibly thankful to be sober.

Being sober today is better than it’s ever felt for me.

Thank you for your support.
by LandCruiserFan
Mon Dec 02, 2019 11:21 am
Forum: For the Newcomer
Topic: Any advice on getting a sponsor
Replies: 11
Views: 3145

Any advice on getting a sponsor

Any advice for the newcomer getting a sponsor? I have just started going to meetings (about a month now). I had a couple guys approach me and say they could sponsor me. They seemed nice enough. But I don't know if there's something I should look for in a sponsor like how well I relate to them, have ...