For many in addiction recovery, saying sorry to our loved ones just won't cut it. They have heard it too many times. A living amends gives us the opportunity to let our actions speak for us.
Do you love an alcoholic or drug abuser and know you need help, but you are uncomfortable about going to an Al-anon meeting? You can buy their books here from the privacy of your home.
The Alanon Fifth Step asks that you share an inventory of your strengths and weaknesses with another person. Most people feel tremendous relief as they go through this process with an Alanon sponsor.
The Alanon Third Step asks you to trust the God of your Understanding with your alcoholic or addicted family member. You've already tried everything you can think of. Now, you can leave them in God's hands.
The Seventh Step of Alanon suggests that we humbly ask God to remove our defects of character. We cannot change ourselves, but God can and will, if we sincerely ask Him to. Here are the steps we take.
This topic is intended to be a useful tool in developing a good 6th and 7th Step workshop, group particpation event and not to be in competition of the AA Big Book.
Overview of living in clean and sober housing run by the Oxford House organization.
What does it take to stay sober? Alcoholics Anonymous believes that one important aspect is learning to be completely honest. Find out how honesty can make a difference, as you strive to maintain a sober lifestyle.
In the Alanon 8th Step, you make a list of people you have harmed, you resent or are angry with, so that later you can make amends to them. It is one of the biggest challenges of the 12 Steps.
The Alanon 4th Step personal inventory is scary at first. However, if you use the Alanon "Blueprint for Progress," you will soon find that you will really love this journey of self-discovery.