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Word of Hope

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When I woke up on Unity Day, I wasn’t too thrilled to be around people. The disease of compulsive overeating, which for me is a cacophony of voices in my head, was screaming that I didn’t need to be at Unity Day with other compulsive overeaters. My disease was permitting me to isolate! It didn’t matter that I made a commitment or would see my friends. That morning my disease spoke much louder than my Higher Power. As I completed my morning prayer and meditation, I became softer to the idea of going. By doing the next right thing and

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