Home Fellowship Big-Picture Thinking

Big-Picture Thinking

1 min read
0
As I was trying to figure out this whole “Higher Power” thing, I found myself trying to reconcile the many different religious beliefs in the world, wondering who was right. As I pondered, the image came to me of very large jigsaw puzzle of “God.” Each of us holds a piece of that puzzle. I might look at my piece and say that HP is about trees. My friend from South Dakota might say HP is about mountains. Another person might say oceans. This puzzle image gives me peace because it helps me allow for many varying beliefs, including my

To continue reading this story, subscribe or log in below. For US$23, subscribers get one year of access to new Lifeline stories published ten times per year, plus our complete archive of hundreds of stories published since January 2016.

Existing Users Log In
   
New User Registration
*Required field
  • Birthday at Home

    Recently, I had the privilege of celebrating both my twentieth OA birthday and the twentie…
  • Could and Would

    For thirty years, I was bulimic, but I have not purged in almost eight years. When my weig…
  • The Freedom Fifteen

    On February 6, 2018, I will celebrate fifteen years without a binge. My biological birth d…
Load More Related Articles
  • Easy Service Commitments

    Service is one of the ways I stay in recovery and out of relapse. When I came back to prog…
  • The Road Narrows

    My twenty-ninth birthday in OA is approaching, and it is cause for renewed reflection abou…
  • Birthday at Home

    Recently, I had the privilege of celebrating both my twentieth OA birthday and the twentie…
Load More By admin
  • An IDEA Once Planted

    On September 12, 1991, I completed thirty days of abstinence, answered my 30-day OA-HOW qu…
  • Service is Showing Up

    Our Christmas Day marathon took place at an addiction resource center from 10 a.m. until n…
  • Our Small But Mighty IDEA

    Our IDEA celebration last year was a small but mighty gathering of recovering compulsive e…
Load More In Fellowship
Comments are closed.

Check Also

Easy Service Commitments

Service is one of the ways I stay in recovery and out of relapse. When I came back to prog…