Definition of Preconceptions:
A preconceived idea or prejudice.

of Preconceptions:
Presupposition, prejudgement, expectation, etc

These notes are from recovery in AA and/or related 12 step programs. Readers are encouraged to click external links for more detail. We hope you find them helpful.

Love in fellowship.


To live fully and creatively, to contribute what is only ours to give, requires that we be receptive, wholly, to the reverberations of each present moment. Even anticipation of what may transpire next can prejudice our minds, our level of awareness.

Preconceptions cloud our senses. As we grow more comfortable with Step Three, daily turning our lives and wills over to the care of God, we’ll see how much more rewarding our experiences are.

We’ll see, too, how much greater are our own contributions. Preconceptions of any situation, persons, anticipated experience, dulls the magic, the depth of the moment.

Only when we attune ourselves to the invitation of the moment do we give of ourselves, wholly. –Each Day a New Beginning/Karen Casey | More…


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