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Title:
Practicing the here and now : being intentional with step 11 : using prayer and meditation to work all the steps
Author:
K., Herb, 1940- author.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Center City, Minnesota : Hazelden Publishing, [2017]
Physical Description:
vi, 177 pages ; 21 cm
Summary:
Step Eleven: Sought through prayer and meditation to improve our conscious contact with God as we understood Him, praying only for knowledge of His will for us and the power to carry that out. How do we unlock and experience the teachings of Step Eleven? Herb K. helps readers find guidance on using prayer and meditation to help you be present throughout each day, staying in contact with your Higher Power for ongoing inspiration and sustenance.
Language:
English
Contents:
Prayer and meditation as intentional consciousness -- We become conscious of having "no choice" -- We access power through choice -- We awaken by naming obstacles to power -- We continue awakening by establishing a healthy self -- We continue awakening by repairing damage to others -- We continue awakening by dealing with internal disturbances -- We enlarge our awakening by carrying the message and practicing the principles -- A vision for you -- Living in the world of spirit, practicing intentional consciousness -- Appendix A: prayer and meditation, my own practice of intentional consciousness -- Appendix B: applying prayer and meditation to each of the twelve steps -- Twelve step principles, some core values -- The twelve steps of alcoholics anonymous.
ISBN:
9781616496746
Format :
Book