What are the promises in the Big Book of Alcoholics Anonymous?

The Promises of AA Promise 1: We are going to know a new freedom and a new happiness. Promise 2: We will not regret the past nor wish to shut the door on it. Promise 3: We will comprehend the word serenity. Promise 4: We will know peace.

Where are the 9th step promises in the Big Book?

The ninth step promises can be found through pages 83-84 in the Big Book of Alcoholics Anonymous. “If we are painstaking about this phase of our development we will be amazed before we are halfway through. We are going to know a new freedom and a new happiness.

What is the first promise of AA?

The Twelve Promises We will comprehend the word serenity. We will know peace. No matter how far down the scale we have gone, we will see how our experience can benefit others. That feeling of uselessness and self-pity will disappear.

What are the 11th step promises?

Step 11 Promises “What used to be the hunch, or the occasional inspiration gradually becomes a working part of the mind. Nevertheless, we find that our thinking will, as time passes, be more and more on the plane of inspiration. We come to rely upon it.” Page 87.

What is the AA 3rd step prayer?

God, I offer myself to Thee—to build with me and to do with me as Thou wilt. Relieve me of the bondage of self, that I may better do Thy will. Take away my difficulties, that victory over them may bear witness to those I would help of Thy Power, Thy Love, and Thy Way of life.

What are the promises of recovery?

The Promises of Recovery offers hope to the still struggling alcoholic. They are the experience of the first 100 sober members of AA. They promise freedom, happiness, and a life without regret. They promise an interest in other people and a changed attitude.

What are the 7 000 promises in the Bible?

What are the 7000 promises of God?

  • God sees and is aware of EVERYTHING you go through.
  • God CARES about EVERYTHING you go through.
  • God grieves when you hurt.
  • God loves you UNCONDITIONALLY.
  • God will never leave you nor forsake you (Hebrews 13:5)
  • God will turn all your ashes into beauty (Isaiah 61)

How do I stop playing God?

Sponsorpants’ Guide to How To Quit Playing God….

  1. Consider that every time you think you know how things should be you’re playing God.
  2. “Thy will be done.” Repeat that phrase a lot — better yet, find a phrase that works for you.
  3. Stop trying to control the result.