Drop the Rock

Filename: drop-the-rock.pdf
ISBN: 9781592857906
Release Date: 2009-06-03
Number of pages: 132
Author: Bill P.
Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Download and read online Drop the Rock in PDF and EPUB A practical guide to letting go of the character defects that get in the way of true and joyful recovery. Resentment. Fear. Self-Pity. Intolerance. Anger. As Bill P. explains, these are the "rocks" that can sink recovery- or at the least, block further progress. Based on the principles behind Steps Six and Seven, Drop the Rock combines personal stories, practical advice, and powerful insights to help readers move forward in recovery. The second edition features additional stories and a reference section.


Drop the Rock

Filename: drop-the-rock.pdf
ISBN: 1592857906
Release Date: 2009-06-03
Number of pages: 132
Author: Bill P.
Publisher: Hazelden Publishing

Download and read online Drop the Rock in PDF and EPUB Resentment. Fear. Self-Pity. Intolerance. Anger. As Bill P. explains, these are the "rocks" that can sink recovery- or at the least, block further progress. Based on the principles behind Steps Six and Seven, Drop the Rock combines personal stories, practical advice, and powerful insights to help readers move forward in recovery. The second edition features additional stories and a reference section.


Drop the Rock

Filename: drop-the-rock.pdf
ISBN: 1592851614
Release Date: 2005-02-11
Number of pages: 132
Author: Bill P.
Publisher: Hazelden Publishing

Download and read online Drop the Rock in PDF and EPUB A practical guide to letting go of the character defects that get in the way of true and joyful recovery. Resentment. Fear. Self-Pity. Intolerance. Anger. As Bill P. explains, these are the "rocks" that can sink recovery- or at the least, block further progress. Based on the principles behind Steps Six and Seven, Drop the Rock combines personal stories, practical advice, and powerful insights to help readers move forward in recovery. The second edition features additional stories and a reference section.


Drop the Rock The Ripple Effect

Filename: drop-the-rock-the-ripple-effect.pdf
ISBN: 9781616496050
Release Date: 2016-05-24
Number of pages: 120
Author: Fred H.
Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Download and read online Drop the Rock The Ripple Effect in PDF and EPUB Drop the Rock—The Ripple Effect provides multiple perspectives from people successfully working a Twelve Step Program, showing Step 10 as a key to a sober life free of fear and resentment and filled with serenity and gratitude. When Drop the Rock: Removing Character Defects was first published in 1999, it quickly became the standard resource for working Steps 6 and 7, two of the most challenging of the Twelve Steps for many people in recovery. Learning what it means to fully surrender character defects frees you to make amends with Steps 8 and 9, realize the Big Book’s “Promises,” and move on to Step 10.In this new follow-up resource, Fred H. explores what he calls “the ripple effect” that can be created by using Step 10 to practice Steps 6 and 7 every day and avoid picking up “the rock” again. Drawing on his years of lecturing on the Big Book of Alcoholics Anonymous and Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions, he reveals Step 10 as the natural culmination of working the previous Steps. providing a crash course on renewing your recovery program through the daily practice of Twelve Step principles.Like its predecessor, Drop the Rock—The Ripple Effect provides multiple perspectives from people successfully working a Twelve Step Program, showing Step 10 as a key to a sober life free of fear and resentment and filled with serenity and gratitude.Fred H. has worked in the field of addiction and recovery for over three decades and is the director of the retreat center for a leading addiction treatment program. He is a popular international speaker on the Big Book and the principles of the Twelve Steps.


Carry This Message

Filename: carry-this-message.pdf
ISBN: 0874836530
Release Date: 2002
Number of pages: 192
Author: Joe McQ
Publisher: august house

Download and read online Carry This Message in PDF and EPUB A companion book to The Steps We Took offers tools for helping others find recovery and new life through the AA Twelve Step program.


The 12 Step Prayer Book

Filename: the-12-step-prayer-book.pdf
ISBN: 9781592857807
Release Date: 2009-06-03
Number of pages: 160
Author: Bill P.
Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Download and read online The 12 Step Prayer Book in PDF and EPUB A second edition (with 44 new prayers) of the best-selling book of prayers and inspirations for those seeking just the right words for conversing with their Higher Power or for expressing their innermost thoughts and feelings. Wherever you are on your recovery journey, and however you define your Higher Power, you will find spiritual support in this special collection of prayers and inspirational readings.This second edition of The 12 Step Prayer Book features 183 passages gleaned from Twelve Step meetings and adapted from common prayers and devotions. It includes:44 new prayers and readingsA guide for daily readingtraditional and best-loved recovery prayers, andStep and meeting prayers.This book is an excellent accompaniment to Easy Does It: A Book of Daily Twelve Step Meditations.


Steps We Took

Filename: steps-we-took.pdf
ISBN: 0874836638
Release Date: 2002
Number of pages: 192
Author: Joe McQ
Publisher: august house

Download and read online Steps We Took in PDF and EPUB Issued in hardcover for the first time to commemorate its ten-year anniversary, the classic recovery handbook takes readers through the 12-step program at Alcoholics Anonymous.


A Program For You

Filename: a-program-for-you.pdf
ISBN: 9781592857982
Release Date: 2009-10-23
Number of pages: 192
Author: Anonymous
Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Download and read online A Program For You in PDF and EPUB A Program for You leads each of us--newcomer or old-timer--to a deeper understanding of recovery as a way of life. A Program for You clears our way for discovering positive, powerful answers to these questions. In the years since 1939, the Big Book, Alcoholics Anonymous, has guided millions in their search for a design for healthy living free of addictive behaviors. Now, two program old-timers share their years of intensive study of the Big Book, revealing the vitality of its message for those of us reading it today.This celebration of the basic text of Twelve Step recovery breathes new life into the Big Book's timeless wisdom. Thoroughly annotated line and page, written with down-to-earth humor and simplicity, and providing a contemporary context for understanding, A Program for You helps us experience the same path of renewal that Bill W. and the first on hundred AA members did.


Stools and Bottles

Filename: stools-and-bottles.pdf
ISBN: 9781592859054
Release Date: 2010-02-19
Number of pages: 160
Author: Anonymous
Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Download and read online Stools and Bottles in PDF and EPUB This popular book provides thirty-one daily reminders on commonly encountered AA problems during an alcoholic's way of life. Stools and Bottles offers penetrating insights into the first four Steps from a well-known A.A. talk. The author, who also wrote The Little Red Book, describes a three-legged stool, the legs of which represents Steps One, Two, and Three. They support the seat, which symbolizes the alcoholic. An excellent aid to the daily application of the A.A. program. An old-time classic!


You Can t Make Me Angry

Filename: you-can-t-make-me-angry.pdf
ISBN: 0965967212
Release Date: 2003-03
Number of pages: 170
Author: Paul O.
Publisher: Capizon Pub

Download and read online You Can t Make Me Angry in PDF and EPUB And acceptance is the answer to all my problems... A.A. members know of Dr. Paul's wisdom through the often-quoted passage from his story in A.A.'s Big Book, Alcoholics Anonymous. Dr. Paul continues sharing his astute insight and gentle humor with discussions of the physical, mental, emotional, interpersonal and spiritual aspects of sobriety.


Sane

Filename: sane.pdf
ISBN: 9781592859887
Release Date: 2010-08-10
Number of pages: 180
Author: Marya Hornbacher
Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Download and read online Sane in PDF and EPUB Marya Hornbacher, author of the international best-sellers Madness and Wasted, offers an enlightening examination of the Twelve Steps for those with co-occurring addiction and mental health disorders. Marya Hornbacher, author of the international best sellers Madness: A Bipolar Life and Wasted: A Memoir of Anorexia and Bulimia, offers an enlightening examination of the Twelve Steps for those with co-occurring addiction and mental health disorders.In this beautifully written recovery handbook, New York Times best-selling author Marya Hornbacher applies the wisdom earned from her struggle with a severe mental illness and addiction to offer an honest and illuminating examination of the Twelve Steps of Alcoholics Anonymous for those with co-occurring addiction and mental health disorders.Relaying her recovery experiences, and those of the people with whom she has shared her journey, Hornbacher guides readers through the maze of special issues that make working each Step a unique challenge for those with co-occurring disorders.She addresses the difficulty that many with a mental illness have with finding support in a recovery program that often discourages talk about emotional problems, and the therapy and medication that they require. At the same time, Hornbacher reveals how the Twelve Steps can offer insights, spiritual sustenance, and practical guidance to enhance stability for those who truly have to approach sanity and sobriety one day at a time.


There s More to Quitting Drinking Than Quitting Drinking

Filename: there-s-more-to-quitting-drinking-than-quitting-drinking.pdf
ISBN: 0965967204
Release Date: 2003-03
Number of pages: 224
Author: Paul O.
Publisher: Capizon Pub

Download and read online There s More to Quitting Drinking Than Quitting Drinking in PDF and EPUB And acceptance is the answer to all my problems...? A.A. members know of Dr. Paul's wisdom through the often-quoted passage from his story in A.A.'s Big Book, Alcoholics Anonymous. Dr. Paul continues sharing his astute insight and gentle humor with discussions of the physical, mental, emotional, interpersonal and spiritual aspects of sobriety.


Not God

Filename: not-god.pdf
ISBN: 0894860658
Release Date: 1991-04-01
Number of pages: 456
Author: Ernest Kurtz
Publisher: Hazelden Publishing

Download and read online Not God in PDF and EPUB A fascinating, account of the discovery and program of Alcoholics Anonymous, Not God contains anecdotes and excerpts from the diaries, correspondence, and occasional memoirs of AA's early figures. The most complete history of A.A. ever written. Not God contains anecdotes and excerpts from the diaries, correspondence, and occasional memoirs of A.A.'s early figures. A fascinating, fast-moving, and authoritative account of the discovery and development of the program and fellowship that we know today as Alcoholics Anonymous.


Joe and Charlie

Filename: joe-and-charlie.pdf
ISBN: 1505816114
Release Date: 2014-12-27
Number of pages: 158
Author: John Smith
Publisher: CreateSpace

Download and read online Joe and Charlie in PDF and EPUB The Joe & Charlie Journey to Recovery in THE BIG BOOK COKMES ALIVE is a book that you'll want to read for your own Big Book AA recovery as well as get for your friend too.


Steps 1 3

Filename: steps-1-3.pdf
ISBN: 1568389892
Release Date: 1991-01-01
Number of pages: 36
Author: James Hubal
Publisher: Hazelden Publishing

Download and read online Steps 1 3 in PDF and EPUB A workbook for Alcoholics Anonymous, the Big book, steps 1-3.