Category Archives: Step 3

A Reflection by Michael

God or Good?           This reflection on Step 3 of the GRPW Program has been submitted by Michael from Donegal. GROW’s Blue Book suggests that the words God and Good might be used interchangeably depending on one’s own religious belief.  An…

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Joy

This piece on Step 3 of GROW’s 12 Step Program, “we surrendered to the mystery of life and love”, was kindly provided by Stan. We sing about joy. Give me joy in my heart. Joy to the world. What is it? The Oxford…

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God or Good?

Page 78 of the Blue Book suggests that the words God and Good might be used interchangeably depending on one’s own religious belief. An internet check of the meaning of the word ‘Good’, when used as a noun, showed that…

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Balancing Surrender and Control

Step 3 of GROW’s 12 Step Program is “We surrendered to the mystery of life and love – God”. This can be a challenging step for many and, as a GROWer from the Southeast Region describes below, it is fundamentally…

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GROW 12 Step Program – Step 3

We surrendered to the mystery of life and love – God (new wording). We surrendered to the healing power of God (original old wording). A contribution from Dory in Australia on Step 3 of the GROW 12 Step Program. *** Have you heard this…

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