(week 120) 17 March 2016 12-step study all addictions big book workshop
Step 7: Humbly asked Him to remove our shortcomings.
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.’
12 x 12 From bottom of page 73: ‘But again we were driven…’
We enjoy moments in which there is something like real peace of mind.
Look at the positive: we do take the actions.
Top of page 74, ‘…do the right thing.’ circle the word ‘do’.
Look up: grudgingly.
Q1. From your experience of doing steps 1-6 write down what you know to be your major mistakes in life. Then, with God’s help on a 3 x 5 card, write the opposite .
Do these simple three steps.
Get the material by writing out your mistakes
Write out the opposite on 3 x 5 card.
Carry the card with you and bring it to God in Quiet Time
‘Progress not perfection.’
Q2a) How are you doing with that attitude?
Q2b). How can you implement an attitude on that slogan so you can let go of perfection?
Q3.Knowing something about yourself that needs to be changed and not doing anything about it, is self-abuse. Write on that.
Q4. Write down these slogans:
Action without prayer is nothing more than self-will run riot.
An action plan without accountability is a recipe for failure.
It doesn’t matter how you do, just do it.
Easy Does It but Do It.
Move a muscle, change a thought.
Move a muscle, change an attitude.
Repetition is the father of learning.
Q5. Whats your opinion of humility as a desirable personal virtue?
Q6. Do you recognise humility as a necessary aid to your survival?
Q7. Where you see humility in the world with parents, spouse, partner, work, friends etc.?
‘To those of us who have hitherto known only excitement depression or anxiety – in other words, to all of us…’
Q8. Does that sound familiar?
Is that something of the past or are you having that now and still have it.
Q9. Do you have this priceless gift of peace?
And if so, name when in the last week you felt it?
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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.