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Happy Easter!

Postby ezdzit247 » Sun Apr 16, 2017 3:22 pm

I'm not at all religious but I do love this holiday. As a recovering alcoholic in AA, for me it's a day to celebrate my own "resurrection" from the living death of alcoholism and reflect on how grateful I am to have been delivered from a hopeless, helpless state of mind, body and spirit by my higher power and the fellowship of AA. Thank you, one and all!

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Re: Happy Easter!

Postby Duke » Sun Apr 16, 2017 3:30 pm

I know what you mean EZ, and I share your gratitude. We are so blessed.
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Re: Happy Easter!

Postby clouds » Mon Apr 17, 2017 7:32 am

Late to this!
Thanks for sharing the gratitude,

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Re: Happy Easter!

Postby positrac » Mon Apr 17, 2017 5:28 pm

Passover and Easter are great holidays and it is a reminder of the promises of the past and for the future.
Work hard, stay positive, and get up early. It's the best part of the day.
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Re: Happy Easter!

Postby Barbara D. » Wed Apr 19, 2017 8:40 am

Well said, EZ. Happy Spring to you, too. =biggrin
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Re: Happy Easter!

Postby kdub720 » Thu Apr 27, 2017 4:46 pm

Great post. I have never related easter to my recovery. I love it thank you.
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