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I just discovered this awesome book for those unbelieving 12 steppers amount us. [amazon.com]

Sherri-VT 4 June 8
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I have that book! Love it

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I'll check it out. Thank you.

anthonyco Level 5 June 8, 2018
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Thanks. May have to buy this.

kmdskit3 Level 8 June 8, 2018
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I'm sure that believing in a god is a great motivator and it gives a person a higher power to look to for support. I was a very addicted smoker and had to give cigarettes up to become a Jehovah's Witness. It was a dreadful experience (yes, being a JW was a dreadful experience too) but my wish to please god pushed me through barriers that I could never have motivated myself to overcome just for my own sake. I've never heard of a similarly powerful secular alernative to the 12 steps but it would be great if spirituality was powerful enough to motivate without the religion bit. I suspect that a belief in the afterlife is part of this spirituality.

brentan Level 8 June 8, 2018
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I have a copy of this book around here . . . somewhere. I haven't seen it since the last time I moved almost three years ago, which was before I went to rehab and got sober -- 26 months ago and counting.

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