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Step Eleven - Connecting with God Picture-Imperfectly


“We sought through prayer and meditation to improve our conscious contact with God, praying only for knowledge of His will for us, and power to carry that out” 635 more words


Identifying doubt

If I take the time to give myself due credit I see something amazing. I am worthy. this is not a concept easily seen by someone like myself. 579 more words


Tears and Guilt

Last week I made a radical choice. I voluntarily took myself to the local psychiatric emergency room. This was a step I have never done before. 785 more words


STEP TEN - GPS: God Positioning Self


We continue to take personal inventory and when we were wrong, promptly admitted it.

Biblical Comparison: “So, if you think you are standing firm, be careful that you don’t fall!”  Corinthians 10:12… 718 more words


Step Nine - Hurt People Hurt People (but healing is possible)


We made direct amends to such people whenever possible, except when to do so would injure them or others.

Biblical Comparison: “Therefore, if you are offering your gift at the altar and there remember that your brother has something against you, leave your gift there in front of the altar. 793 more words


Step Eight - Your First Amendment


We made a list of all persons we had harmed and became willing to make amends to them all.

Biblical Comparison: “Do to others as you would have them do to you.” – Luke 6:31  425 more words


Successful Failures

At first glance I feel as though this week has had nothing but failure after failure. The source of each being that I am still fighting to control that which I am powerless to. 453 more words