Blessing of not falling back

April 26, 2011

May God never allow you to think that you have:

knowledge enough to need no teaching,
wisdom enough to need no correction,
talents enough to need no grace,
goodness enough to need no progress,
humility enough to need no repentance,
devotion enough to need no improvement,
strength sufficient without the Holy Spirit,

lest standing still you fall back.

– adapted from “Enough to Need” in The 12 Step Prayer Book

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