Step 3 calls for a decision to correct character defects under spiritual supervision. Note that it does not say under “religious supervision.” Atheists and agnostics can achieve a stable recovery without calling their Higher Power “God.”
The Gamblers Anonymous program tells us to reach for a God of our own understanding. When you decide to turn your will and your life over to the care of your Higher Power, you are beginning a life of spirituality.
Can you believe that all aspects of your life— finances, relationships, fears, doubts, worries—can be turned over to the care of your Higher Power? A Higher Power will give your life meaning, purpose and hope … like nothing else can.