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Tag Archives: Higher Power

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

Remain in Me

Participation: Week 1 Remain in Me Monday, April 4, 2016 Remain in me, as I remain in you. Just as a branch cannot bear fruit on its own unless it remains on the vine, so neither can you unless you remain in me. I am the vine, you are the branches. —John 15:4-5 The motivation,… Continue Reading Remain in Me

Twelve-Step Spirituality: Week 2 Summary

Twelve-Step Spirituality: Week 2 Summary: Sunday, November 22-Saturday, November 28, 2015 We admitted we were powerless over alcohol—that our lives had become unmanageable. —Step 1 (Sunday) We came to believe that a power greater than ourselves could restore us to sanity. —Step 2 (Monday) We made a decision to turn our will and our lives over… Continue Reading Twelve-Step Spirituality: Week 2 Summary

Step 3: Turning Over Our Lives

Twelve-Step Spirituality: Week 2 Step 3: Turning Over Our Lives Tuesday, November 24, 2015 We made a decision to turn our will and our lives over to the care of God as we understood God. —Step 3 of the Twelve Steps Notice that each of the Twelve Steps is expressed in terms of “we” and… Continue Reading Step 3: Turning Over Our Lives

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