. . . As the Result of These Steps
On the following pages, six AAs tell us how they "came to believe
MY HOME GROUP met last night, and the topic was "spiritual awakening," a quite timely topic for me. I had experienced a rather significant personal disappointment that day. What was particularly distressing was that I had built up a lot of my plans for achieving serenity in this situation.
Like most other alcoholics, I had searched for spiritual awakenings long before I got to AA. However, I realized last night that I'd had my own awakening on October 21, 1980--only I didn't know it at the time. On that day, I had finally surrendered to my Higher Power my powerlessness over...
-- R. S.