Home Higher Power The Road Narrows

The Road Narrows

1 min read
1
My twenty-ninth birthday in OA is approaching, and it is cause for renewed reflection about my program. I spoke to my sponsor a week ago and mentioned to her that I was thinking of not taking a candle this year. Other OA members on their birthdays pitch about life changes: weddings, kids, jobs, financial gain, or acquisition of cars. I was kind of complaining to my sponsor that there is nothing really new in my life. But my sponsor pointed out something very interesting I hadn’t thought of. She said that she has watched me grow this year in more

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
  • Trusted Angels

    After a life of binge eating, primarily on sugar, I found my way to OA in 1991. I became a…
  • Ten-Cent Miracle

    It was about 2 p.m., and I was sitting at my desk, where I work as a receptionist. The pho…
  • Transferable Skills

    Six weeks ago, my little brother took his own life after several decades of dealing with e…
Load More Related Articles
  • Heart Full of Gratitude

    When I heard about the upcoming World Service Convention, which will take place August 20–…
  • Trusted Angels

    After a life of binge eating, primarily on sugar, I found my way to OA in 1991. I became a…
  • Dear Newcomer,

    Welcome to OA. You are a valuable asset to us. Your abilities and talents will not be over…
Load More By admin
  • Trusted Angels

    After a life of binge eating, primarily on sugar, I found my way to OA in 1991. I became a…
  • Ten-Cent Miracle

    It was about 2 p.m., and I was sitting at my desk, where I work as a receptionist. The pho…
  • Harmonic Power

    When I attended my first OA beginner’s meeting three-and-a-half years ago, I brought a con…
Load More In Higher Power
Comments are closed.

Check Also

Heart Full of Gratitude

When I heard about the upcoming World Service Convention, which will take place August 20–…