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God and Surrender

The centerpiece of 12-step recovery programs lie on the duality of the concept of “Surrender.”


Everything I Know I Learned from Someone Else

You may have heard it said, “This program has taught me how to live.”  It got me thinking: What are the basic tenets by which I live? 924 more words

The Twelve Steps: A Primer

Many people who are not ensconced in Twelve Step recovery have no idea about what the Twelve Steps are. Neither do many people in recovery understand the Twelve Steps. 1,087 more words

I love science, but, holy cow... I hate scientism! (exergue)

Step Three

“Made a decision to turn our will and our lives

over to the care of God as we understood Him.” (p. 34, BB…

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Looking Again At Step # 8

STEP # 8, “We made a list of all the people we had harmed and became willing to make amends to them all.”

The Twelve Step Program is exactly that; twelve steps. 347 more words


Looking Again At Step # 7

STEP # 7, “We humbly asked him to remove our shortcomings”.

Isaiah 64:8, “And yet, o Lord, you are our Father. We are the clay and you are the potter. 664 more words

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Looking Again At Step # 6

STEP # 6, “We were entirely ready to have God remove all these defects of characters”.

In looking again at Step # 6, let’s consider the three little words in the middle, … 460 more words

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