“I was aghast.
So that was it –
last summer an
now, I suspected,
a little cracked
BB p 9
In Bill’s story, many of the leading ideas
that would eventually become part of the Twelve Steps of AA
were given to Bill by his life long friend Ebby Thatcher.
Ebby was introduced to these concepts
by members of the Oxford Group.
At this point in time Bill was still confusing religion and spirituality.
When the burning bush later appeared to Bill and he had his ah-ha
moment, the concept of, ” a God of your understanding,”
became paramount to the spiritual conversion required to have
the obsession and compulsion to drink removed.
Bill’s sharing of his experience, strength and hope
was the beginning of a fellowship that only grows stronger
as more and more sufferers of alcoholism recovery from this disease.
Recovery is one day at a time.
Sobriety is a blessing from our Higher Power.
ME and the Boss
And, if no one has told you yet today,
God loves you and so do we.