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removal of character defectswindow of opportunitysteps in detailfacade of professional successuncover/discover/disgardspiritual maladydecisioncraving/allergy of the bodypractice these principlessafebelief vs faithchangeisolationBig Book citationsfeeling of separatenessthe promisestransformationlocked updistorted perceptionsfearwomenservicemental illnessalcoholic homeagnoticsGodegotolerancestep 4couragedefects of characterbottomsinferiority-insecurityentertaining storiesrelief from obsession to drinkgratitiudebooze stops workingprison12 step callalone/lonelyhumilityPridesense of purposerelationshipsan inside jobcompassionhopeselfishnessforgivenessseparatnessBig Bookragefunnya few simple rulesgracedepressionalcoholic family historylovedespairfacade of successsteps presented simplyfreedomunityself-centerednessallergyconscious contact with a higher powersuicidal thinkingabuseStep 12powerless/unmanageableStep 5bondage of selfStep 2self-deceptionAA Pioneers (1930's-40's)self-centered fearatheismperfectionismnext right thingspiritual solutionAA historyjailthe programstep 7inferiority/insecurityself hatreddry drunk2015 ICACA-AlanonConcerns with Higher Power/Godplaying Godhigh bottomStep 11alone/lonely & hopeStep 10fellowship vs progamtestnewcomerrestless/irritable/discontentwilling to believesexspiritual awakeningprogressive diseaseChapter 5Spirituality vs Religioninstitutionalizedhappy/joyous/freegift of despair4 Absolutesold storiesreal alcoholic vs. heavy drinkerHigher Power/Spirituality/Godactionhospitalizations/rehablack of powerguiltcommunication skillsSponsorshipsingleness of purposeSelf-Centerendessspiritual life vs alcoholic deathfamily historyhopeless state of mind and bodydestinydefectiveresentmentshow it worksrestored to sanityinsanityprogram of actionsympathywillingnessdistorted thinkingStep 6dual addictionyoung peopleAA clergya design for livingnewcomersproblem is not alcoholinspiring4 types of alcoholicsfollowing directionslgbtdouble-winnermental obsessionhomelessnessAA Convention Tapesfaithguilt & shameanxietyStep7shame & guiltsharing your experiencespiritual maintenancehopelessnessgratefulreality in sobrietyangeramendStep Workshopamendssurrenderfellowshipprayer & meditationparentingtraditionsStep 3keep it simplebinge drinkingrelapsetough loveAcceptancemoment of claritysense of belongingself-willold ideassense of purpose & valuestealingCourage to changeStep 8anonymitythe solutionhonestymembershipresolution to quitprocrastinationStep 9atheistspiritualityone primary purposebigotryinsightfulletting goinventoryspiritual experienceemotional sobrietyaccess to powercomplacencygratitudeblackoutempathytrouble with the lawdenialbook studyopen-minded and willingspiritual actionsStep 1principlesinadequacyself knowledgefreedom from the obsessiongod consciousnessworking with otherspowerlessnesshappinessmanipulationstepsself-condemnationinspirationthe Big Book messageself honesty