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Walk the Talk with Step 12 : Staying Sober through Service (Paperback) (Gary K.)
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Nothing will so much insure immunity from drinking as intensive work with other alcoholics. It works when other activities fail. This is our twelfth suggestion: Carry this message to other alcoholics! You can help when no one else can. You can secure their confidence when others fail.”Alcoholics AnonymousThe culmination of all of the steps, Step 12 calls on each of us to complete our transformation from a self-centered existence fueled by addiction to one of joy and freedom through service to others. InWalk the Talk with Step 12 Gary K. explores the the history of Step 12 and redefines what it means to practice this critical step in modern times. Through inspiring testimonials, including the author’s own dramatic story as a survivor of 9/11, we learn how a life of service extends far beyond helping other alcoholics and addicts, and reveals the power of such practices as honesty, tolerance, and love in stabilizing and supporting long term recovery.With passion and insight, Gary K. incites each of ussponsors and sponsees, newcomers and old timers aliketo define our own paths of service and experience the rewards of community and connection.
Number of Pages: 179
Genre: Self Improvement
Publisher: Perseus Distribution Services
Author: Gary K.
Street Date: November 1, 2016
Item Number (DPCI): 248-28-7547