Humbly asked God to remove our shortcomings
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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.
Bernard Robeson talks about Step 7 and the importance of humility in
our prayer in asking God to remove our shortcomings.
Dr. Douglas Cook talks about getting started with Step 7 and his personal
experiences with that step and his experiences with his patients.
Tommy Rosen talks about Step 7, where we are not the ones to remove our
defects but that it is the work of our Higher Power.
Holly's drug addiction nearly ended it all. In recovery, she asked God
to remove her defects and then found peace, hope, and guidance.
A Church of God minister talks about the fact that we are no longer in
control and so we need humility as we ask God to remove our defects.