0000011872 00000 n The (Only) Seven Spiritual Principles We Need to Succeed Mindful awareness of these seven key concepts can help us grow. Contributors control their own work and posted freely to our site. This to the end that our great blessings may never spoil us; that we shall forever live in thankful contemplation of Him who presides over us all.” ***** Jack D. (The Home Group) Living the Traditions. Came to believe that a Power greater than ourselves could restore us to sanity. AA Grapevine, March 1982. Ambition – an earnest desire for some type of achievement or distinction, as power, honor, fame, or wealth. ��{wu��d����ף���^� cb��8�oGq�n��ݛq�����5���^O��o�����:��΀E���[v�����ϳ�Q����:���]:U&���O.pM+��ia�՜ڕj�i�����"�3�**R���h��3���-��p�٘�)֚J]>�̂3+t�����i��l����mKf[�f�Q�{Zu��t{I3UQ��ǓP����+ڕ��msAx�i>U������^��l�^�TL�l�e�.�[U�L[�������6��w��bF�q����j_�f�M�sҵD� o2N�$7#?�4s�O��a��V�wVTK ^T�b�� �*c�S$ ])������ �@F�$�E��\��$5R�#���-M_��������V���j6��}b� �m��(��OH����'2�Z���`C�p1.��%%H��#��>�0J9�{����8 Spiritual Principles of Narcotics Anonymous: 1. Aa 12 Principles Printable ��H��OҐd(�,�z3YJ2~(RX�����ĺ;����/s|����K! Is there a copy of that list somewhere here in the forum?? Willingness 9. 0000001318 00000 n To trust in God as much as possible. 0000002425 00000 n 0000063548 00000 n Page created in 0.089 seconds with 25 queries. 12 Step Principles List . 0000002403 00000 n For example, both Judaism and Islam are strongly grounded in the spiritual principle that God is One. Watch Queue Queue. 0000023330 00000 n People in recovery can practice these principles with ease, as they often need to remind themselves that their purpose as addicts and alcoholics is not just staying away from drugs and alcohol, but bettering themselves. %PDF-1.4 %���� Watch Queue Queue The 12 spiritual principles package these steps into digestible virtues and provide a road map to lifelong health and sobriety. H��T[LU�g�af�m9�g�eץ���E����)7�;�[J�X(��R.m� U��4}��h��1�ڤ��� Starting December 1st, 2020, access to Sober Recovery Forums will require a log-in. These spiritual principles or values have been vigorously discussed for many years as providing a "design for living." UNITY 2. Part 2 – The spiritual principles behind the 12 steps: Steps 7, 8, 9. Disclaimer. way, boredom and complacency have no place in our new life. By Wayne Lipton, Contributor. 0000018472 00000 n 0000003191 00000 n Different individuals have identified multiple principles or values that have helped them find this manner of living. But there are people out there who seem to have an idea of how to stay optimistic in these changing times. Spiritual Principles. H�|W�r�F}�Wt^���c�}II��e�^�^? Posted Jan 18, 2013 0000010404 00000 n Aa 12 Principles Pdf . 0000024449 00000 n 36 Principles Alcoholics Anonymous has 36 guiding principles. Let’s take a closer look at each of the 12 Principles of Recovery and how they relate to the Steps. The spiritual principles underlying the 4th Step are courage and also integrity, specifically straightforwardness. When you can grasp the underlying idea behind each Step, it greatly simplifies things and makes it easier for you to follow the path of your sober journey. “I thought there were no requirements for membership in NA or AA. 0000019551 00000 n f�d(�[C�̎QY3\�Mm��*[��{@���p�^��P��5�[U����,Uՠ��5���g���M˥� Basic Text, p.102, NA-Recovery.org - Addicts helping addicts recover - the Narcotics Anonymous way. Spiritual Principles Of Recovery . 0000002942 00000 n SERVICE THE TWELVE TRADITIONS OF OVEREATERS ANONYMOUS 1. trailer << /Size 298 /Info 256 0 R /Root 264 0 R /Prev 558246 /ID[<288aaca2fb6622793cb4553cab19bdb9>] >> startxref 0 %%EOF 264 0 obj << /Type /Catalog /Pages 258 0 R /Metadata 255 0 R /AcroForm 265 0 R >> endobj 265 0 obj << /Fields [ 268 0 R ] /DR << /Font << /ZaDb 195 0 R /Helv 196 0 R >> /Encoding << /PDFDocEncoding 197 0 R >> >> /DA (/Helv 0 Tf 0 g ) /SigFlags 3 >> endobj 296 0 obj << /S 900 /T 1199 /V 1274 /Filter /FlateDecode /Length 297 0 R >> stream 0000001051 00000 n 12 Steps of Alcoholics Anonymous. One of the fundamentals of Narcotics Anonymous is that members are asked to turn themselves over to what’s referred to as a “higher power.” Many people not familiar with the program interpret this as NA being associated with a certain religious sect or creed. Loved one of an addict looking for information? Faith 7. 0000005368 00000 n Posted Dec 09, 2015 Practicing principles How we live the program Many NA slogans refer to the concept of “living the program.” Those slogans are as numerous, varied, and colorful as our membership. 0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic. 0000080881 00000 n The 12 Principles are basic spiritual concepts that guide the Steps. 12 Spiritual Principles to Live By. \�qZ� ��g��.���?v���s��{.c���b}���l -�L���Ւ�Q� `�,��34�J&��ي�J�C��\�X�S���JP/>L;�)f�9������D@ے�ڢ�>]��@9���޵��膞6� Spiritual Principles of Narcotics Anonymous: "Narcotics Anonymous offers only one promise and that is freedom from active addiction, the solution that eluded us for so long." Members. Many of the spiritual principles are "universal" and do not require believing in a personal God or praying to Him in order to practice the principles. 0000006267 00000 n If we live by spiritual principles we are always given what we need and never given more than we can handle. Spiritual Principles in Action by Terry D. A Spiritual Principle is a fundamental truth, an origin from which positive change can occur. my bad! 0000002801 00000 n Step 2: Hope “Came to believe that a power greater than ourselves could restore us to sanity.” Alcoholics Anonymous believes addicts should look to a higher power in order to recover; this higher power can be anything or anyone that works for the person. Within the 12 Steps are Spiritual Principles that can be used to enhance us in recovery. The spiritual principles behind this step are honesty and acceptance. With AA, not everyone has the ability to understand what it means to keep all of the steps in mind after completing them. Managing Partner. 12 Principles Of Recovery Worksheets . Please use electronic forms if possible. Spiritual principles are timeless Truths, not tied to any specific religious, philosophical, or spiritual tradition. 0000010027 00000 n There can be no exhaustive account of the principles of the spiritual life, for there can be no such account in any practical matter, yet we can set down the following seven principles as possessing particular importance. Hope 5. The spiritual principle of acceptance can seem elusive to many people new to the program of recovery. To be thorough, the 36 principles are the Twelve Steps, Twelve Traditions and Twelve Concepts. Acceptance 3. There is no way on earth I’m having anything removed!” There is a lot of confusion and misunderstanding about Step Six. Is acceptance a spiritual principle? This happens with such consistency that, in time, most of us find it hard to deny the presence of a Higher Power working in our lives, and in the lives of other N.A. SPIRITUAL AWARENESS 12.Having had a spiritual awakening as the result of these Steps, we tried to carry this message to compulsive overeaters and to practice these principles in all our affairs. Of course, accepting these tenets requires certain spiritual principles. This video is unavailable. 0000058577 00000 n 36 Spiritual Principles Of Aa . We exclaimed, as we read this step. The spiritual principles of the traditions teach us that, “we are actually to practice a genuine humility. 0000009352 00000 n 11/08/2013 08:26am EST. 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