STEP ONE- We admit we are powerless over the past that
our lives have become unmanageable.
STEP TWO- Believe God restores us to wholeness that
his power brings healing in our lives.
STEP THREE- Make a decision to turn our will and our
lives to the care of God, realizing we have not always understood his unconditional love.
STEP FOUR- Make a searching and fearless moral inventory
STEP FIVE- Admit to God, to ourselves and to another
human being the exact nature of the wrongs in our lives.
STEP SIX- We are ready for him to change all these
defects of character and we accept God's cleansing.
STEP SEVEN- We humbly pray for God to remove our fear,
shortcomings, and our guilt.
STEP EIGHT- Make a list of all persons we have harmed
or who have harmed us and become willing to make amends.
STEP NINE- Make direct amends, asking forgiveness
from those people we have harmed, except when to do so would injure them or others.
STEP TEN- Accept personal inventory as new issues
arise and when we are wrong promptly admit it.
STEP ELEVEN- Seek God and his will for us through prayer
and meditation to improve our understanding of his character.
STEP TWELVE- With these steps we have a spiritual awakening
and therefore we try to share his message of hope with others.