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Twelve Steps

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Step 7: Achieving Your Potential

It’s important to understand the difference between the shortcomings we want to be removed ...

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Step 7 Overview: Humbly Asked Him to Remove Our Shortcomings

The spiritual principle linked to Step 7 is humility. Humility is defined as a ...

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Step Six: Be Ready to Commit to Change

It comes as no surprise the 12 steps are in a certain order for ...

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Step Six: Acting in Desperation

Step Six, in my opinion, is just as closely associated with Step Five as ...

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Step 6: Becoming a New Person

This step is actually one of the shortest steps in The Big Book because ...

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Step 6 Overview: Removing Defects of Character

Were entirely ready to have God remove all these defects of character Now that ...

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Step Five: A Fresh Start

Step Five is really the first where you must admit to an external entity ...

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Sobriety with a Clean Slate: Working Step Five

Step five is intimidating for a lot of people, and rightfully so because you’re sharing ...

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Step 5 Overview

Step 5: Admitted to God, to ourselves, and to another human being the exact ...

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Step Four: An Experience for the Books

Ahhhh Step Four – most people tend to be nervous about the fourth step, and ...