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Reflection for the Day: "What you have may seem small; you desire so much more. See children thrusting their hands into a narrow necked jar, striving to pull out the sweets. If they fill the hand, they cannot pull it out and then they fall to tears. When they let go a few, they can draw out the rest. You, too, let your desire go; covet not too much", wrote Epictetus. Let me expect not too much of anyone, particularly myself. Let me learn to settle for less than I wish were possible, and be willing to accept it and appreciate it.

Do I accept gratefully and graciously the good that has already come to me through the Gamblers Anonymous Program?

Today I Pray: May I search my soul for those little hankerings of want that may keep me from delighting in all that I have. If I can just teach myself not to want too much, not to expect too much, then when those expectations are not satisfied, I will not be let down. May I accept with grace what the grace of GOD has provided.

Today I will Remember: I, alone, can grant myself the "freedom from want."

"MARCH" National Problem Gambling Awareness Month. Montana Council on Problem Gambling has received a "letter of support" from Governor Steve Bullock, supporting March as National Problem Gambling Awareness Month. Gambling-Awareness-Month-Letter-2017.pdf

New York Council on Problem Gambling presents "Odds & Ends" awareness film with Outreach Arts. This marks the 11th gambling awareness film Outreach Arts has produced. You can view clips of this film and other projects at http://www.outreacharts.com

First ever Survey of Public and Private Funding for Problem Gambling Services in the United States (from the National Council on Problem Gambling) 

http://www.ncpgambling.org/files/public/APGSA_NCPG_Survey_Result_Summary_Slides_July_2013.pdf

The WAGER, Vol. 18(8) - Strong odds: The comorbidity of gambling disorders with alcohol and depression among college students

Signs your teen could have a gambling problem

http://www.weau.com/news/headlines/Signs-your-teen-could-have-a-gambling-problem-211881721.html

Gamblers anonymous groups help!!

http://stjoechannel.com/fulltext?nxd_id=351712

A changing view of problem gambling

http://www.wiscnews.com/news/opinion/article_ec3fd508-cfec-11e2-b45a-001a4bcf887a.html?comment_form=true

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