(week 118) 3 March 2016 12 Step Study All Addictions Big Book Workshop
Call back: 641 715 3900 pin no. 298913#
For a summary of the steps: dial the same main number. For part 1 add pin no. 235934#
for part 2 pin no. 578290#
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12 x 12 ‘ Step 7.Humbly asked Him to remove our shortcomings.’
Top of page 73.’…Every newcomer in Alcoholics Anonymous is told, and soon realizes for himself, that his humble admission of powerlessness over alcohol…’ until middle of next paragraph ending with: ‘…flaws which must be dealt with to prevent a retreat into alcoholism once again.’
look up: consternation.
circle the word: ‘rebellion’ [Rebellion is a sign of self-centredness.]
Q1. Meditate and write down all the victories over your difficulties that you have had since you started this 12-Step Study Big Book Workshop.
Q2 Are you being God-honouring with all areas of your life?
Q3a) What does a whole lifetime of self-centredness mean to you?
b) List some areas where you are not like that any more.
Q4a) What is your definition of rebellion?
b) Write a history of rebellion in your life.
‘When we have finally admitted without reservation that we are powerless over alcohol, we are apt to breathe a sigh of relief, saying, “Well, thank God that’s over! I’ll never have to go through that again!” Then we learn often to our consternation, that this is only the first milestone ion the new road we are walking.’
Q5 Do you believe that? Or do you think I am sober, what more do I have to do?
Q6 What do you believe about the road, and the end of the road?
[If I don’t know what is going to be expected from the God of my understanding I cannot live the best I can today].
Q7 To keep you from being hurt, are you clinging to some mistake that you constantly make?
Our live phone meetings are every Tuesday at 8:00 AM EST. The phone number for these live meetings is (712) 775-7031, and the meeting ID number is 714744988#.
P O Box 531
North Pembroke MA 02358
You can listen to our recorded meetings at (641) 715-3900, pin 95666# for our Tuesday Big Book Step Study workshop. You can also hear our Thursday Big Book Study recordings at (641) 715-3900, pin 298913#. These meetings can be accessed at any time.