A MONTY'MAN'S MEDITORIAL
Loving relationships are not birth out of suiting up for church each Sunday or going to ninety meetings in ninety days. Loving relationships of friends and fellowship are birthed by God's direct hand in our lives. Though we meet people in those settings the growth process doesn't mature just by sitting in a chair being religious or even spiritual. Loving each other requires cooperation with God and it takes work.
Sound Bite Contest, Exposing a Corrupt Treatment Program, The Weekly Whine, Stupid Criminals and SCRATCHING THE SURFACE OF STEP FOUR. These are the topics we will be discussing on this week’s Take 12 Recovery Radio Show with Co-Hosts Toni J., Denver W., Marv R., and the Monty’man.
Closing song: Banking On Forever by Dave Aaron
IMPORTANT NOTE: The word "disease" only appears once in the first 164 pages of the Big Book. It is important to note that the first 164 pages are the program of action AA suggests in order to recover from alcoholism. The personal stories to follow are not the "Program" they are simply personal stories of experience, strength & hope. The word does appear again in the personal stories Bill W. said, “Henrietta [wife of A.A. Number Three, Bill Dotson] the Lord has been so wonderful to me, curing me of this terrible disease that I just want to keep talking about it and telling people.” [Alcoholics Anonymous, 4th ed., 2001,
A MONTY'MAN'S MEDITORIAL
As we walk through recovery we become more self-aware each day. It is not always easy to see ourselves as we really are. We need the fellowship, we need to stop blaming and we need to learn to take a good look deep within our own spirits and hearts.
Join the mobile recovery radio team of Take 12 Recovery Radio as we interview participants of Arizona's largest Recovery and Community Service Festival. Interviews with Arizona Teen Challenge, Veterans, the co-Founders of Hope Fest and more. Listen to the powerful testimonies of those who have recovered from active addiction, musicians, golf pros and folks in recovery. Hear the music of Citizen Way and though you may not have been able to attend, be there with us through the gift of Internet radio.
MONTY'MAN'S MEDITORIAL. Are you tired of yourself? Do you feel like others tire of your issues? The good news is that your creator never tires of you. He never gets fed up and wants to stop listening to you. God desires you to be with Him always, regardless of your issues. That's good news!
Step Three states that we made a decision to turn our will and life over to the care of God as we understood Him. What do we mean by "As we understood him"? There seems to have been some confusion on this issue. How important is it that we take this vital Step? Do we have to understand God to take this Step? Also, WIN stuff including Recovery Music. We welcome Cody D. to the show and have fun with Wizard of OZ trivia.