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From the books  ...  Alcoholics Anonymous (Big Book) and Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions (12 & 12)


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1.
View STEP TWELVE essay   ... care.  12&12 Step Twelve, p.116  
If we really depended upon God, we couldn't very well play God to our fellows nor would we feel the urge wholly to rely on human protection and care.


2.
View STEP TWELVE essay   ... care.  12&12 Step Twelve, p.118  
The wife usually goes on doing the best she knows how, but meanwhile the alcoholic alternately loves and hates her maternal care.


3.
View TRADITION EIGHT essay   ... care.  12&12 Tradition Eight, p.170  
Now and then, A.A. members have bought farms or rest homes where badly beat-up topers could find needed care.


4.
View BILL'S STORY chapter   ... care and direction.  BB Bill's Story, p.13  
I placed myself unreservedly under His care and direction.


5.
View A VISION FOR YOU chapter   ... care and direction of his Creator, and ...  BB A Vision For You, p.158  
On the third day the lawyer gave his life to the care and direction of his Creator, and said he was perfectly willing to do anything necessary.


6.
View A VISION FOR YOU chapter   ... care, boredom and worry.  BB A Vision For You, p.151  
It means release from care, boredom and worry.


7.
View A VISION FOR YOU chapter   ... care, boredom and worry.  BB A Vision For You, p.152  
There you will find release from care, boredom and worry.


8.
View A VISION FOR YOU chapter   ... care chap.  BB A Vision For You, p.159  
He now returned home, leaving behind his first acquaintance, the lawyer and the devil-may-care chap.


9.
View TO WIVES chapter   ... care for people who lecture us.  BB To Wives, p.121  
If that is so we are sorry, for we ourselves don't always care for people who lecture us.


10.
View STEP TWO essay   ... care for the one I've suggested, you'll ...  12&12 Step Two, p.27  
If you don't care for the one I've suggested, you'll be sure to discover one that suits if only you look and listen.


11.
View STEP ONE essay   ... care for this prospect -- unless he has ...  12&12 Step One, p.24  
No, the average alcoholic, self-centered in the extreme, doesn't care for this prospect -- unless he has to do these things in order to stay alive himself.


12.
View THE DOCTOR'S OPINION   ... care in this hospital and while here ...  BB The Doctor's Opinion, p.xxvii  
Many years ago one of the leading contributors to this book came under our care in this hospital and while here he acquired some ideas which he put into practical application at once.


13.
View WORKING WITH OTHERS chapter   ... care not to participate in their quarrels.  BB Working With Others, p.100  
When working with a man and his family, you should take care not to participate in their quarrels.


14.
View THERE IS A SOLUTION chapter   ... care of a celebrated physician (the psychiatrist, ...  BB There Is A Solution, p.26  
Then he had gone to Europe, placing himself in the care of a celebrated physician (the psychiatrist, Dr. Jung) who prescribed for him.


15.
View HOW IT WORKS chapter   ... care of God as we understood Him.  BB How It Works, p.59  
3. Made a decision to turn our will and our lives over to the care of God as we understood Him.


16.
View CONTENTS   ... care of God, as we understood Him."  12&12 Contents (Step Three), p.5  
Step Three -- "Made a decision to turn our will and our lives over to the care of God, as we understood Him."


17.
View STEP THREE essay   ... care of God as we understood Him."  12&12 Step Three, p.34  
"Made a decision to turn our will and our lives over to the care of God as we understood Him."


18.
View STEP THREE essay   ... care of God as we understood Him."  12&12 Step Three, pp.34-35  
In fact, the effectiveness of the whole A.A. program will rest upon how well and earnestly we have tried to come to "a decision to turn our will and our lives over to the care of God as we understood Him."


19.
View STEP TWELVE essay   ... care of God as we understood Him.  12&12 Step Twelve, p.107  
Consequently, in Step Three we turned our will and our lives over to the care of God as we understood Him.


20.
View TO WIVES chapter   ... care of his health.  BB To Wives, p.112  
Say you do not want to be a wet blanket; that you only want him to take care of his health.


21.
View STEP THREE essay   ... care of Something or Somebody else, what ...  12&12 Step Three, p.36  
If I keep on turning my life and my will over to the care of Something or Somebody else, what will become of me?


22.
View INTO ACTION chapter   ... care of such problems.  BB Into Action, p.87  
We usually conclude the period of meditation with a prayer that we be shown all through the day what our next step is to be, that we be given whatever we need to take care of such problems.


23.
View TRADITION FOUR essay   ... care of the lonely heart.  12&12 Tradition Four, p.148  
Some were club-minded, but it was just a question of taking care of the lonely heart.


24.
View THE FAMILY AFTERWARD chapter   ... care of them?  BB The Family Afterward, p.128  
What about his talk that God will take care of them?


25.
View STEP TWELVE essay   ... care of those awful debts, possess a ...  12&12 Step Twelve, p.121  
How could we ever take care of those awful debts, possess a decent home, educate the kids, and set something by for old age?


26.
View STEP TWELVE essay   ... care of us or that the world ...  12&12 Step Twelve, p.115  
When we had taken the opposite tack and had insisted, like infants ourselves, that people protect and take care of us or that the world owed us a living, then the result had been equally unfortunate.


27.
View STEP THREE essay   ... care of whatever God he thinks there ...  12&12 Step Three, p.35  
No matter how much one wishes to try, exactly how can he turn his own will and his own life over to the care of whatever God he thinks there is?


28.
View STEP THREE essay   ... care, protection, and guidance of Alcoholics Anonymous?  12&12 Step Three, p.35  
Isn't it true that in all matters touching upon alcohol, each of them has decided to turn his or her life over to the care, protection, and guidance of Alcoholics Anonymous?


29.
View STEP FIVE essay   ... care, remembering that prudence is a virtue ...  12&12 Step Five, p.61  
Here we ought to take much care, remembering that prudence is a virtue which carries a high rating.


30.
View APPENDIX VII, Twelve Concepts (Short Form)   ... care that it never becomes the seat ...  BB Appendix VII, Twelve Concepts (Short Form), p.575  
XII. The Conference shall observe the spirit of A.A. tradition, taking care that it never becomes the seat of perilous wealth or power; that sufficient operating funds and reserve be its prudent financial principle; that it place none of its members in a position of unqualified authority over others; that it reach all important decisions by discussion, vote, and, whenever possible, by substantial unanimity; that its actions never be personally punitive nor an incitement to public controversy; that it never perform acts of government, and that, like the Society it serves, it will always remain democratic in thought and action.


31.
View INTO ACTION chapter   ... care to have advertised.  BB Into Action, pp.80-81  
Perhaps we are mixed up with women in a fashion we wouldn't care to have advertised.


32.
View STEP FIVE essay   ... care to reveal only a part of ...  12&12 Step Five, p.61  
Perhaps, though, your relation to him is such that you would care to reveal only a part of your story.


33.
View TRADITION ONE essay   ... care upon its individual members; surely there ...  12&12 Tradition One, p.129  
We believe there isn't a fellowship on earth which lavishes more devoted care upon its individual members; surely there is none which more jealously guards the individual's right to think, talk, and act as he wishes.


34.
View STEP NINE essay   ... care what happens to the family and ...  12&12 Step Nine, p.86  
Are we going to be so rigidly righteous about making amends that we don't care what happens to the family and home?


35.
View TO WIVES chapter   ... care which brought him to the point ...  BB To Wives, pp.118-119  
Your husband will be the first to say it was your devotion and care which brought him to the point where he could have a spiritual experience.


36.
View HOW IT WORKS chapter   ... care with complete abandon.  BB How It Works, p.59  
We asked His protection and care with complete abandon.


37.
View A VISION FOR YOU chapter   ... care young fellow whose parents could not ...  BB A Vision For You, p.158  
He proved to be a devil-may-care young fellow whose parents could not make out whether he wanted to stop drinking or not.


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