Click the appropriate View button below to watch the associated video.
Note that these videos are provided not so that you will totally agree with every one of
them since each video may be presented with a
somewhat different perspective on a Higher Power. Hopefully you can feel kinship
with one or more of the perspectives, however, and thereby gain some guidance.
The goal is for you to be able to work the program effectively and find a fulfillment of the
the 12 step promises
in your life.
Fr. Joseph C. Martin gives an overview of how the first step is
usually the most obvious and yet is often the most difficult step
for us to take.
Dr. Douglas Cook shares how the 12 steps has been effective for his patients
and himself, and the importance of admitting powerlessness.
Tommy Rosen is a Yoga teacher in Los Angeles specializing in addiction
recovery. He talks about Step 1 and how Yoga practice can help.
A Church of God minister presents the message that Jesus has the ability
to save, deliver, and help you overcome your powerlessness.
David talks about his addiction to sex and pornography and how that led him
to a realization of his powerlessness and need for outside help.
Staff from the Granite Recovery Center talk about compulsion,
obsession, restlessness, irritability and discontent as hallmarks of