Made a list of all persons we had harmed, and became willing to make amends to them all
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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 talks about Step 8 and how making amends means creating
"a mending" of what was broken by the addictive behaviors.
Dr. Douglas Cook talks about getting started with Step 8 and his personal
experiences with that step and his experiences with his patients.
Tommy Rosen says that amends involve a commitment to change. In yoga,
this means taking our peace "off the mat" and into the world.
Larry’s drug addiction started young, and he went 13 years without
speaking to his father. Forgiveness for himself and others was key.
A Church of God minister talks about our powerlessness
over addiction and how the love and peace of Jesus can deliver us.