Tag Archives: powerlessness

ES&F 12 Steps In 1 Hour Sessions

Hi Everyone!   The new workshop is off to a strong start.  There were 23 participants who attended this meeting this week and took the first step! A solid step one is essential to recovery!   A wonderful question was … Continue reading

Posted in 12 Steps in 4 hours, Homework, Inspiration, Step 1, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 6 Comments

Summary of Our Meeting This Week

Hi Everyone! Thank you for your participation and sharing during our meeting this week. The telephone conference numbers for our group are: Telephone conference number: (712) 775-7031 Access Code: 397-681-282 Playback recording number is: (712) 775-7029 Access Code: 397-681-282# Playback reference number: … Continue reading

Posted in documents, ES&F 2016, Homework, Playback Recording Numbers, Recovery, Step 1, Step 2, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Summary Of Our Meeting: There Is A Solution

Hi Everyone! Thank you for your participation and sharing during our meeting this past week. I was so happy to be able to participate in our meeting this past week! The telephone conference numbers for our group are: Telephone conference … Continue reading

Posted in ES&F 2016, Homework, Playback Recording Numbers, Recovery, Reference Number, Step 1 | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Summary Of Our Meeting Today

Hi Everyone! Thank you for your participation and sharing during our meeting this week. The telephone conference numbers for our group are: Telephone conference number: (712) 775-7031 Access Code: 397-681-282 Playback recording number is: (712) 775-7029 Access Code: 397-681-282# As … Continue reading

Posted in documents, ES&F 2016, Homework, Playback Recording Numbers, Recovery, Reference Number, Step 1, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Emotional Sobriety – A Spiritual Solution

The original program of recovery as outlined in the AA Big Book is deceptively simple and deeply radical. It is not psychological or therapeutic model of change. Instead, the 12 Step model of recovery seeks to create change through a spiritual … Continue reading

Posted in 12 Steps, emotional sobriety, Inspiration, Recovery, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

How To Overcome Selfishness — With Prayer

      Hi Everyone! At April’s suggestion, I added her recommendations for how to overcome selfishness — with prayer! The AA Big Book identifies the root of our problem as unrestrained self-will. “… selfishness and self-centered is the root … Continue reading

Posted in 12 Steps, emotional sobriety, Inspiration, Recovery, Step 1, Step 10, Step 11, Step 12, Step 2, Step 3, Step 4, Step 5, Step 6, Step 7, Step 8, Step 9, Tools of Recovery, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Which Comes First — Thoughts or Feelings?

During our meeting this week, we read in the “Brown Book” Overeaters Anonymous that “it is our thoughts that precede our emotions, and it is our emotions that make us eat inappropriately and become physically obese.” (pp 194) Part of … Continue reading

Posted in emotional sobriety, Step 1, Step 10, Step 11, Step 12, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment