“A nun I know once told me she kept begging God to take her character defects away from her. After years of this prayer, God finally got back to her: I’m not going to take anything away from you, you have to give it to me.” — Anne Lamott, Help, Thanks, Wow: the Three Essential Prayers
To me, this captures the key to Steps 6 and 7. Our Higher Power will not take our defects from us until we are ready and until we ask. I have found this to be true in my life.
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Cory D. from Tuscon, CA speaking at the North California World Service Area Conference in Sacramento, CA – March 3rd 2001
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Hey, we need a logo, to be used for both the website and for the podcast. It might want to evoke, but not copy the Al-Anon logo. Or it could be something evoking serenity, like a butterfly? (Too trite? Probably!)
A background image might be nice.
What color palette do we like?
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