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Tag Archives: American pragmatism

Twelve-Step Spirituality: Week 1 Summary

Twelve-Step Spirituality: Week 1 Summary: Sunday, May 29-Friday, June 3, 2016 In creating Alcoholics Anonymous in 1935, Bill Wilson and Dr. Bob Smith, with typical American pragmatism, designed a truly practical program that really worked to change lives. (Sunday) Step One: We admitted we were powerless over alcohol—that our lives had become unmanageable. (Monday) Step… Continue Reading Twelve-Step Spirituality: Week 1 Summary

In Need of Healing

Twelve-Step Spirituality: Week 1 In Need of Healing Sunday, May 29, 2016 I believe the Twelve-Step programs are a movement of the Spirit in our time. In creating Alcoholics Anonymous in 1935, Bill Wilson and Dr. Bob Smith, with typical American pragmatism, designed a truly practical program that really worked to change lives. That’s why… Continue Reading In Need of Healing

Saved by Grace

Twelve-Step Spirituality: Week 1 Saved by Grace Sunday, November 15, 2015 The spirituality of the Twelve Steps is another important part of my wisdom lineage. Although I have never formally belonged to a Twelve Step group, I have learned much from people who are in recovery. I truly believe that the Twelve Step program (also… Continue Reading Saved by Grace

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