Jul 28, 2021
On the walls of thousands of A.A. meeting rooms, in any of a variety of languages, this invocation can be seen: God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, Courage to change the things I can, And wisdom to know the difference.
A.A. did not originate the Serenity Prayer. Versions of it seem to have...
Jul 21, 2021
When we were first trying to achieve sobriety, many of us
ourselves taking a drink without planning to. Sometimes, it seemed to happen practically without our knowing it. There was no conscious decision to drink, and there was no real thought about possible consequences. We had not intended to set off an...