"You have wandered
away from your teachings. You must concentrate on your spiritual
teachings...Don't be sidetracked."
Henry Quick Bear Lakota
we developed still more, we discovered the best possible source of emotional
stability to be God Himself. We found that dependence upon His perfect justice,
forgiveness, and love was healthy, and that it would work where nothing else
would. If we really depended upon God, we couldn't very well play God to our
fellows nor would we feel the urge wholly to rely on human protection and care.
These were the new attitudes that finally brought many of us an inner strength
and peace that could not be deeply shaken by the shortcomings of others or by
calamity not of our own making.
Twelve Steps &
Twelve Traditions pg. 116
lead me on the good road.