What is the Al Anon prayer?

God, grant me the serenity To accept the things I cannot change, Courage to change the things I can, And wisdom to know the difference.

What does Al-Anon stand for?

Definition. Al-Anon. Alcohlics Anonymous (support group for loves ones of alcoholics)

What is the message of Al-Anon?

Al-Anon is self-supporting through its own voluntary contributions. “Al-Anon has but one purpose to help families of alcoholics. We do this by practicing the Twelve Steps, by welcoming and giving comfort to families of alcoholics, and by giving understanding and encouragement to the alcoholic.”

What is the Al-Anon 3rd step prayer?

The Third Step Prayer

Relieve me of the bondage of self, that I may better do Thy will. of Thy Power, Thy Love, and Thy Way of life. May I do Thy will always!

What is the prayer for alcoholics?

The Serenity Prayer and Me. God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, The courage to change the things I can, And the wisdom to know the difference.

Who started Al-Anon?

1951 – Lois W., wife of Bill W., co-founder of AA, and Anne B. founded Al-Anon. The first World Service Office was opened in New York to provide services to eighty-seven groups located in the United States, Canada, Australia, South Africa, and Ireland.

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What is Step 2 Al Anon?

Came to believe that a Power greater than ourselves could restore us to sanity. Please share your experience, strength, and hope as it relates to Step 2. The opinions expressed here are strictly those of the person who gave them. Take what you liked and leave the rest.

What is step 4 Al Anon?

The same can be said for Step 4: “Made a searching and fearless moral inventory of ourselves.” Whether we come through the doors of Alcoholics Anonymous or Al-Anon Family Groups chances are we bring a lifetime of “stinking thinking” with us.

What is the 4th step prayer?

Fourth Step Prayer

Dear God, It is I who has made my life a mess. I have done it, but I cannot undo it. I will begin a searching & fearless moral inventory.

How do I pray to higher power?

How to Pray. I talk to my Higher Power the way I talk to people I love: honestly, humbly, directly and lovingly. I choose to believe that my HP is already trying to give me everything I need and that by asking for it, I am simply more likely to recognize it when it’s puts in my path.

Is the Serenity Prayer for alcoholics?

The 12 step Serenity Prayer is a prayer for everyone, not just alcoholics. The prayer was written by Reinhold Niebuhr and is specifically for people who want to break their bad habits, change their ways, and accept the things that cannot be changed.

What is a good healing prayer?

O Lord the oil of your healing flows through me like a living stream. I choose to bathe in these clear waters each day. I will keep my eyes on you, and trust in you that I will fully recover. I give you all that I am, and rest in your peace.

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