These observations would be academic and pointless if our friend never took the first drink, thereby setting the terrible cycle in motion. Therefore, the main problem of the alcoholic centers in his mind, rather than in his body. Alcoholics Anonymous pg 23
Do not conform any longer to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God’s will is—his good, pleasing and perfect will. Romans 12:2 NIV
Father, I thank you for my sobriety. I thank you for the opportunity to renew my mind with your Word and to learn to align my thoughts with your thoughts. I pray that as I renew my mind that I will come to know your will and I will walk pleasing to you. In Jesus Name, Amen.