As I embarked on Step 10 with my Sponsor, I was still reeling from how my last two amends went with loved ones. I felt a little weary and emotionally beaten down from the five months of introspection that Step 9 afforded me.
Step 7 suggests we Humbly ask God to remove our shortcomings. And so I did just that. Humbly and quietly on a bench just outside the doors of the local Episcopalian Church on a random Thursday afternoon.