Alcoholics anonymous is another piece of literature it does contain the 12 stepsit is the primary literature of aa. All references to the topics will be found in the first 164 pages of the book, alcoholics anonymous. More information here cers aa meeting listing service lists english language aa meetings in the continental european region and its immediate surrounds on our website. Aa meetings open, closed, big book, 12x12, speaker. The 9th step promises are read out loud at the end of aa meetings, usually before. Jun 25, 2017 the big meeting hosted by queens come celebrate the 82nd birthday of alcoholics anonymous. Home read the big book and twelve steps and twelve traditions. Several groups have temporarily closed or have switched to online meetings. In light of the recent closures of area meetings and out of concern for the safety of aa members, a rockland aa zoom account has been created which will allow aa members and newcomers to continue to safely meet and share their experience strength and hope with each other. Rightly and naturally, we think well before we choose the per.
Aa promises the aa big book 12step promises of recovery. The big book is alcoholics anonymouss primary text. Meetings of this type focus on this daily practice. Code for meetings o open speaker public welcome c closed a. We asked his protection and care with complete abandon. From pages 8384 of the big book of alcoholics anonymous if we are painstaking about this phase of our development, we will be amazed before we are halfway through.
Area 60 is one of 93 areas in the general service conference of alcoholics anonymous united statescanada. In the case of big books, a number of meetings in the area give new. Sorting and rendering passages in the proprietary format of the 164 and more concordance does not in any way imply affiliation with or endorsement by either alcoholics. District 72 south carolina alcoholics anonymous area 62. The aa promises are found on pages 83 84 of chapter 6, into action in alcoholics anonymous, also known as the big book written by bill wilson and dr. The promises from pages 8384 of the big book of alcoholics. Portland area intergroups business meeting is held on the 2nd monday of each month from 7. The promises from pages 83 84 of the big book of alcoholics anonymous if we are painstaking about this phase of our development, we will be amazed before we are halfway through. This web site is neither approved nor endorsed by alcoholics anonymous world services, inc. Millions of people have read the big book of aa to find instruction on. Our hope is to study the book alcoholics anonymous that contains aas steps and way of life.
It is the basic text of the fellowship of alcoholics anonymous, and has helped large numbers of alcoholic men and women, young and old, recover as of december 2009, 30,664,881 copies of the big book have been sold or otherwise distributed source aa gso ny. Santa clara county fellowship of alcoholics anonymous. Ask him in your morning meditation what you can do each day for the man who is still sick. Silkworth big book study aa anonymity statement anonymity is the spiritual foundation of all our traditions. Berkeley springs, falling waters, gerrardstown, hedgesville, inwood, martinsburg, paw paw, scrabble, shepherdstown. Discover massachusetts alcoholics anonymous meetings per county or city, and take the next step to overcome alcohol addiction. They took inventory all right, but hung on to some of the worst items in stock. The big book is one of the bestselling books of all times 30 million copies sold. That list is all the meeting changes that have been reported. God will constantly disclose more to you and to us. We will not regret the past nor wish to shut the door on it.
The promises the promises, that are read in many a. God, i offer myself to thee to build with me and do with me as thou wilt. We will comprehend the word serenity and we will know peace. Alcoholics anonymous district 8 meeting list october 201 9 aa hotline 18005933330 nh area assembly office hooksett, nh 6036226967. Rule 62 telephone big book study rule 62 is a big book study that takes place 5 days a week monday friday. Online meeting information cape atlantic intergroup. Difference between 12step meetings and big book meetings in aa.
The promises of alcoholics anonymous are on pages 82 and 83 of the big book. Since the first edition appeared, in 1939, it has helped millions of men and women recover from alcoholism. The story of how many thousands of men and women have recovered from alcoholism. Welcome to aa massachusetts, a statewide recovery resource devoted to supporting the men and women of massachusetts. Aa meeting topics from the big book whether youre looking for a topic for your next a. Aa massachusetts helps individuals struggling with alcoholism find the help they need on a local basis. Aug 24, 2014 the page 552 prayer to end resentments posted by paulcoholic on 24 august 2014, 6. We think the reason is that they never completed their housecleaning.
Having persevered with the rest of the program, they wondered why they fell. The promises are an aspect of step nine, which involves making amends. There is now a new, updated website with new features to help members, newcomers and visitors find meetings nearby on their computers and mobile devices with integrated maps and driving directions. This page is intended for people who like the book entitled alcoholics anonymous. Pennsylvania to display information about alcoholics anonymous. Aa s initial twelve traditions were introduced in 1946 to help the fellowship be stable and unified while disengaged from outside issues and influences. Scranton, pennsylvania aa meetings aa meeting directory, aa. Sep 30, 2008 alcoholics anonymous big book original edition perfect paperback september 30, 2008. Almost always we want to go further and admit other defects that have made us hard to live with. Page 83 of the big book, alcoholics anonymous, describes the promises of the twelve steps. A chairperson leads the meeting in a discussion of material drawn from the aa publication living sober. The promises of alcoholics anonymous extract from page 83 of alcoholics anonymous chapter 6 if we are painstaking about this phase of our development, we will be amazed before we are half way through.
Most aaapprovedpublished books are freely and legally available on. They detail the impact that making amends will have on the person in recovery from alcoholism. While newcomers may not be in the mood for serious reading, the sooner they can read alcoholics anonymous the better. Videos or graphic images may not be downloaded, copied or duplicated without the express written permission of alcoholics anonymous world services, inc. Big book, lgbtq, literature, location temporarily closed, open. Meetings can be found on page 8384, of the big book, alcoholics anonymous. Alcoholics anonymous has worked for millions of people and it can work for you. The only requirement for membership in alcoholics anonymous is a desire to stop drinking. Andrews episcopal church 6509 sydenstricker road burke, va 22015 type big book, open, temporary closure, wheelchair accessible. Official website for alcoholics anonymous in monterey ca. Six sequential meetings on topics of interest to newcomers. The promises of alcoholics anonymous page 83 of the big book. Numerous meetings in europe are temporarily suspended due to the coronavirus. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading alcoholics anonymous.
Open, topic discussion, speaker, step meeting, big book, young people, smoking permitted meeting notes route 7 east to route 660 north to route 661 or route 661 south off redbud road route 11 north district winchester 26 submit a change to this meeting last update. A vision for you, big book page 164 alcoholics anonymous. The 12 promises of aa begin on page 83 of the fourth edition of the big book. Online video meeting area 78 of alcoholics anonymous.
Although we do our best to include surrounding area meetings, if you are looking for meetings outside of geneseewyoming county, we recommend visiting a local intergroup site for updated meeting lists. Todays aa meetings denver area central committee of. The answers will come, if your own house is in order. Download it once and read it on your kindle device, pc, phones or tablets. Some groups give it away, others sell it, many keep a lending library of a. These are suggested topics from the big book of alcoholics anonymous, as a guide to selecting a meeting topic for discussion meetings. Twelve stepping sisters virtual meeting online meeting. Mt carmel pres church 2720 s brodhead rd aliquippa. This is only a temporary solution for meeting attendance. Meeting types and descriptions alcoholics anonymous in rhode.
A recent addition to the aa library, reflections provides daily material for meditation and prayer. Prayers in the big book of alcoholics anonymous concord. Almost always we want to go further and admit other defects that have made us. Virtual meeting only not at this address 842 s campbell ave. Todays aa meetings santa clara county fellowship of.
Also, for online contributions, click the contribute menu item. Our boundaries coincide with the western half of pennsylvania. I was inundated with new found friends,and we remains good friends today. A vision for you big book discussion online meeting. Aa wv area 73 martinsburg, shepherdstown, berkeley. Rockland county zoom meetings tradition one our common welfare comes first, personal recovery depends on a. Sep 15, 2009 big book meeting reads a chapter from the book alcoholics anonymousthe big book and discusses it after. Nyig toolkit for handling unwanted meeting disruptions. This is a big book study meeting of alcoholics anonymous. B1 alcoholics anonymous fourth edition 2001 of the big book, basic text of a. We are going to know a new freedom and a new happiness. Big book, discussion, location temporarily closed, open, wheelchair access. Promises the promises of alcoholics anonymous are on pages 82 and 83 of the big book.
Closed meetings, open meetings, discussion meetings, lead meetings, big book meetings, 12 step meetings. Time distance meeting location address region district types. The purpose of this information is to facilitate the facetoface meetings of still suffering alcoholics with those in recovery and to provide information and resources for. Than join us at your local aa meeting for a new outlook on life. Morning prayer and meditation given we know that the aa program is contained in the first 164 pages of the big book with further good information in the step essays of the 12 steps and 12 traditions book lets now follow the 2nd half of the prayer and meditation instructions found on pages 86, 87 and 88 of the book alcoholics anonymous. Here is a list of online aa meetings to help us get through the covid19 virus problem. Meeting schedule and district information for district 72 of alcoholics anonymous area 62, serving daniel island, isle of palms, mcclellanville, mt. D23 offers the following resources other aa entities have shared. If we are painstaking about this phase of our development, we will be. I asked for friends to help me understand the psrogram,because i liked the peomisess. The page 552 prayer to end resentments sober catholic. San carlos peninsula fellowship 2nd floor upstairs 13 eaton ave. This is the official website of the general service office g.
If you have a grape vine subscription and dont want the extras, please donate them to aa. We are going to know a new freedom and a new happiness, we will not regret the past, nor wish to shut the door on it. This includes aa in carmel, carmel valley, pacific grove, seaside, marina, big sur and more. In many bbss meetings, only members who have worked the 12 steps according to this structure are permitted to share. Alcoholics anonymous aa promises the rewards of recovery the aa promises are found on pages 8384 of chapter 6, into action in alcoholics anonymous, also known as the big book written by bill wilson and dr. Rockland county zoom meetings alcoholics anonymous of. You can search the alcoholics anonymous big book for phrases, key words, etc. At a big book meeting, they readdiscuss and hopefully study the big book. Honest, open and free virtual meeting online meeting. Home read the big book and twelve steps and twelve traditions alcoholics anonymous alcoholics anonymous this is the fourth edition of the big book, the basic text for alcoholics anonymous. The big book step study bbss format, based upon an aa meeting format originated in hyannis, mass. Many books with wisdom can be read endlessly, and you find something new each time. This page is not affiliated with the fellowship of aa. To facilitate communication and service activities, area 60 is subdivided by geography into 44 districts.
No meetings were found matching the selected criteria. Telephone numbers for luxembourg alcoholics anonymous. I said a my meetings and all the meetings i went to all 7 each week. It originated the twelvestep program now used widely among addictions outside alcohol. This is the fourth edition of the big book, the basic text for alcoholics anonymous. The book is often read at aa meetings and referenced by members of. This is by no means an exhaustive list of meeting types, but it does give a general sense of the choices available. A vision for you, big book page 164 our book is meant to be suggestive only. The 12 promises of aa are presented as part of working step 9, which involves making amends. It is provided solely as an information tool for district 38, groups of s. To read a pdf version of the fourth edition of alcoholics anonymous. Meeting types and descriptions alcoholics anonymous in. Home portland area intergroup of alcoholics anonymous.
The primary purpose of this web site is to provide general information about alcoholics anonymous and about cape atlantic intergroup. Other online meeting options, help, resources and solutions. So check your local listings and see about getting a head start from a drug and alcohol treatment program near you. Listings of upper valleybased online meetings, online meetings from beyond the uv, and howto online meeting resources. See the link list of current online meetings on the home page. The 12 step program of aa has changed many lifes and it can change yours to. The big book step study bbss format, based upon an aa meeting format. The promises alcoholics anonymous of colorado springs. The reason is, the bb is the basic textbook for recovery in aa. Relieve me of the bondage of self, that i may better do thy will.
Big book, closed, discussion, location temporarily closed. The 164 and more book, ebook, and web site are all concordances which display passages from the big book alcoholics anonymous, the twelve steps and twelve traditions, and the a. Andrews church in state college has been permanently moved to room 324 the library. Apr 11, 2019 the following are the most common aa meetings. From pages 8384 of the big book of alcoholics anonymous. Patience in big book alcoholics anonymous, 12 steps and 12. These are the focus of a chairperson led discussion.1293 721 645 833 620 998 679 864 492 1515 1469 326 411 851 503 49 651 1389 411 1019 1157 1305 630 1403 368 585 1167 189 808 676 385 1142