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The Spirit of the Traditions

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Before program, I considered God a slot machine. I kept playing because once in a while a few coins dribbled out. But my fruitless quest for happiness felt like the extension of a drunken dream. If someone had asked me about HP, I would have given a boilerplate statement about “following my bliss,” or I might have said I didn’t have a place for God in my life. When I entered the OA rooms, I followed a suggestion and adopted “the underlying spirit of the Traditions” as my Higher Power. I committed to learning God’s will for me, and I’ve

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