The only accurate way to understand ourselves is by what God is and by what
he does for us, not by what we are and what we do for him.
We must not limit our vision because of our own experience. We need to understand the values of God’s eternal kingdom are different from the values of the world we live in.
We need to understand that our perspective on life is limited in comparison to
God’s view of our lives and abilities.
Step Eleven says “Sought through prayer and meditation to improve our conscious contact with God”. It is through conscious (deliberate) contact with God we learn to understand His will for our lives and the power available for us to carry them out.