“Honesty, willingness, courage, humility, forgiveness, responsibility, gratitude, and faith are just some of the names we give to the spiritual principles that…
“We would spend increasing amounts of time in fantasy, which tended to alienate us from others and from a real sense of…
“Looking at areas of unmanageability in our lives can help us recognize our defects, when we identify our responsibility for events that…
“In gratitude, we seek opportunities for service to God and our fellow sex addicts. Our path leads to Step Twelve.” Sex Addicts…
“We were often depressed and dissatisfied with our lives; we were resentful and blamed others for our unhappiness.” Sex Addicts Anonymous, page…
“We ask for and accept help, reaching out to other recovering sex addicts on a regular basis, instead of living in secrecy….
Sometimes we need to call people to help start our day. At other times, we may need to check in about current thoughts and behaviors. Some suggest calling three people every day in order to build and maintain a support system….
We found ourselves isolated and alone, often gripped with fear and despair….
Honesty is the foundation on which all further progress is based….
For the first time I felt that I had a home and a family who supported me, understood me, and let me unload all my shame….