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Twenty-Five Words

How the Serenity Prayer Can Save Your Life
  • By Barb Rogers
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These Twenty-five words are the bedrock of the worldwide Alcoholics Anonymous movement, a movement that has saved and improved millions of lives. When Barb Rogers first heard this prayer a quarter of a century ago, she could scarcely credit it and hadn't the ears to believe it. It all begins with "meee, meee, meee," she writes. As in, Why is God doing all these things to meee? Why doesn't God understand that I know what's best for mee and do what I ask him to? Why are other people doing all these things to mee? Well as it turns out, it's not all about "mee." Rogers tells her story and invites readers to take a tough, loving look at their own. There are some things we should accept, period. We shouldn't take them personally. We shouldn't whine or scream or go off on a tear. Then there are some things we can change, and we should probably take a look at those as well. And the real trick, the one that comes from years of saying the prayer and letting its healing principles sink in, is knowing the difference. Barb Rogers' own story starts in the depths of alcoholism, with deceased children, broken marriages, lost jobs. Sure there were reasons, but reasons didn't change anything: the Serenity Prayer did.

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  • Additional Details
    • SKU: 9781590030721
    • Manufacturer: Red Wheel/Weiser
    • Language of Text: English
    • ISBN 13: 9781590030721
    • ISBN 10: 1590030729
    • Publication Date: 02/01/2005
    • Format: Paperback
    • Author: Barb Rogers
    • Page Count: 141
    • Width: 4.80 inches
    • Height: 0.51 inches
    • Length: 6.36 inches
    • Weight: 0.30 pounds
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