• Be consistent in attendance of recovery meetings and counseling appointments.
  • Do your homework. It’s helpful to pre-read what will be covered in your recovery group or one-on-one.
  • Do your devotions daily. Keep a journal of the thoughts and feelings that you experience while doing your devotions. Share what you journal with your group and counselor and mentor/sponsor.
  • Maintain an attitude of openness the best of you ability,. You never know when, how, or through whom, God may be speaking to you.
  • Don’t worry about making an impression on others. Be honest in meetings about how you feel, any successes or failures that you may experience.
  • Expect something new. This is a new experience for all of us.
  • Be patient with yourself and with others.

This month's step
Having had a spiritual awakening as the result of these steps, we tried to carry the message to others and to practice these principles in all our affairs.

This week's scripture
Summing it all up, friends, I'd say you'll do best by filling your minds and meditating on things true, noble, reputable, authentic, compelling, gracious--the best, not the worst; the beautiful, not the ugly; things to praise, not things to curse. Put int
Philippians 4:8-9 The Message

This week's quote
"This inrush of God’s Holy Spirit heals us naturally – naturally. But it does far more than that. Indeed, as we pursue the spiritual life we lose sight of the physical benefits in our increasing vision of God Himself. We find after a while that we desire God more for His own sake than for ours."
Agnes Sanford