Let Go and Let God—Surrender in Recovery – Recovery Radio NetworkLosing, whether it is losing a friendly bet, an important argument, or a business contract, is a difficult to swallow. We detest losing. The same is true for any diehard sports fan who endures a hometown rout. When the defeat entails greater stakes, there is higher resistance to a surrender. To address a serious problem like addiction is personally painful.
AA Speaker Karen NEW 7/26/18 "Letting Go"
Let Go and Let God
Learn More. From the books Then perhaps life , as it has a way of doing , suddenly hands us a great big lump that we can't begin to swallow , let alone digest. Who cares anything about a Higher Power , let alone meditation and prayer? Some will become quite annoyed if there is talk about immorality , let alone sin. And let 's always remember that meditation is in reality intensely practical.
They serve as a gentle reminder that most of what happens in our life and in the lives of others is beyond our control. Parents, for instance, might think they can control their children by controlling their children's environment, he said. Can you make all your employees behave the same way by issuing the same rules at the office? Even agencies of social control don't really have control, explained Mac Dougall. Although police can exert influence by beefing up a police department or having more visibility in a high-crime area, they can't control whether or not a crime will take place. Although we often confuse influence and control, they are two distinct things. For example, we can influence our health by exercising, not smoking, eating balanced meals, and getting an annual physical, but we cannot control our health or longevity.
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