The men at First Baptist Dallas Celebrate Recovery are currently working Steps 6 and 7.
Step 6: We were entirely ready to have God remove all these defects of character.
Step 7: We humbly asked Him to remove all our shortcomings.
Principle 5: Voluntarily submit to every change God wants to make in my life and humbly ask Him to remove my character defects.
I’ve worked the 12 Steps seven times now, and I must admit, after writing my inventory and sharing it with my sponsor, these two steps seemed like “blow-off steps” to me, leading up to the big showdown called “Amends.” But, after so many times through the program, I have now come to see sweet rewards in these two steps. I like to think of them as the “prayer” steps.
My root causes for entering C.R. were pornography and racism. I am blessed to be sober from…
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