Posts in Recovery
Sober Pod - Step 9 - Amends Pt. 2

Here we are again! Picking up where we left off, we continue to discuss the process of making amends what it takes to do that in our daily lives. It’s not easy, but we learn that with the help of our group, the knowledge of a sponsor, and most importantly, the willingness to do it, we can experience a whole new reality.

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Sober Pod - Step 9 - Amends Pt. 1

Steve, Carl, and Ellen talk about Step 9 (“Made direct amends to such people wherever possible, except when to do so would injure them or others”). A problematic step for sure! Each one of us finds our struggles with this part of the process, and we are no different. Thanks for listening and don’t forget to rate and review the show. We do need love!

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Sober Pod - Step 7 - "all of me, good and bad"

In this episode, we discuss our new endeavor of broadcasting our mess on Soberpod Live (on Facebook Live). We try to ignore the camera, but it does have an effect. We gather ourselves to talk about Step 7 from Drop The Rock (book) and continue to reference the requirements it brings up for the process. Thanks again for listening!

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Sober Pod Turns 1

Sober Pod recently turned one year old and Carl takes a tiny look back in his minisode this week. Of course, he can’t do it without getting somewhat sentimental or emotional, but he manages to spit it out as usual. Thank you all for listening and thank you all for being a part of Sober Pod!!! Love you all! ESPECIALLY YOU MIKE, in Nova Scotia! We love you too! Have a great 4th of July in the U.S.!

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Sober Pod - Step 6 - Defects of Character

Having made our way through steps one through five, we begin to look at our character defects (a.k.a shortcomings) as we are nearly half way into the twelve steps. Asking ourselves, “Our we entirely ready to have God remove all these defects of character?” We now begin the process of understanding ourselves and our relationship with our higher power better.

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Sober Pod - Step 6 - Changes (Ellen)

Ellen steps up (Step! Get it?!?) oh never mind. Ellen launches us into the 4th dimension of Step 6 in this week’s minisode as she explains the finer points of dealing with the aftermath of the 5th step and living in the real world for the upcoming changes in our lives. Also, she reminds us to thank our mentors and the people who have impacted our lives. Thanks Ellen!

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