Came to believe that a Power greater than ourselves could restore us to sanity
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Note that these videos are provided not so that you will totally agree with every one of
them since each video may be presented with a
somewhat different perspective on a Higher Power. Hopefully you can feel kinship
with one or more of the perspectives, however, and thereby gain some guidance.
The goal is for you to be able to work the program effectively and find a fulfillment of the
the 12 step promises
in your life.
Bernard Robeson describes how in working Step 2 of their program
that often people "came", then "came to", and then "came to believe".
Dr. Douglas Cook talks about getting started with Step 2 and his personal
experiences with that step and his experiences with his patients.
Fr. Martin presents an overview of Step 2 about finding a power greater than
ourselves and the paradoxical strength of admitting a weakness.
Tommy Rosen talks about in Step 2 being open to outside help and from
yogic philosophy the possibility of being in touch with the infinite.
Preston talks about his addiction to heroin and cocaine with his brother
and the hope that came after his prayer for deliverance.
A Church of God minister presents the message that Jesus gives
us the Holy Spirit and the power to be satisfied without our addiction.