April 19, 2015

Step 1 Study

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Step 1: We admitted that we were powerless over lust – that our lives had become unmanageable

Sobriety Prayer

God, grant me the sobriety
to seek the truth from you
the faith to trust the answer
and the strength to follow through.

Copyright © 2001 Sexaholics Anonymous, Inc.; (Richard G, Essay, Issue Three, 2001)

Recommended Readings

Alcoholics Anonymous
  • The Doctor’s Opinion: xxv – xxxii
  • Bill’s Story: 1 – 8
  • There is a Solution: Chapter 2
  • More About Alcoholism: Chapter 3
The White Book
  • The Problem: 26 – 49
  • Surrender – Steps One, Two, and Three: 79 – 81
  • Step One: 83 – 88
Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions
  • Step One: 21 – 24
Step Into Action One, Two, Three
  • Step One: 39 – 42
  • Step One Members Share: 43 – 47
  • A Personal Step One:  48
  • Preparing a Written Step One Inventory: 49 – 54
The Best of Essay, Practical Recovery Tools 1994 – 2003
  • Why Work the Twelve Steps: 23
  • Step One: 24 – 26
  • Giving First Steps: A Guideline?: 27
90 Days of Meditation
  • What’s Most Powerful: 14
  • Free From Lust: 16
  • Power vs. Powerlessness: 17