The Twelve Steps

The Folly of Fr. Martin & The Power Of Connection

Step One: We Admitted We Were Powerless Over Alcohol – That Our Lives Had Become Unmanageable It’s funny. Every time I find someone wrestling with Step One it invariably has to do with these two concepts: powerlessness and/or unmanageability.   Moreover, the average “in-the-rooms” authoritative voice … Read More

Know Thyself: A Context For The 4th Step

“The long journey’s destination is to be found the very spot we embarked from.” (1) “Made a searching and fearless moral inventory.” We should immediately point to the elephant in the room. Well, the perceived elephant because after evaluation it turns out to be but … Read More