BY: JUDITH H. | LEWISBURG, PAImagine if Bill and Dr. Bob could see us now? A member’s lifeline during a crisis is just a button away How am I supposed to stay sober during this? There are no stories of experience, strength, and hope during a plague! I’ve checked the Big Book. What do we… Read More Virtual MeetingLand
Dear A.A. friends,We in A.A. – here at G.S.O., along with the rest of the world – continue to experience an unprecedented situation. Without question, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, our Fellowship, including our organized service structure, is facing enormous challenges, locally and globally. For many of us, the most prominent example is that, for… Read More Alcoholics Anonymous, COVID-19 and Our Seventh Tradition
He finally put down the bottle and got to a meeting. But what was everyone talking about? And what did it have to do with drinking? My first AA meeting was on a Monday in August. That was the day I first reached out for help. I called the local number for AA after people… Read More Hats off to Tradition 5- from Grapevine
If you know the full name and the mailing address of the recipient: Give a Gift Subscription to a friend, a sponsee, doctor’s offices or for giveaways at anniversaries or events at your homegroup, district, or area level. Follow these steps: Go to store.aagrapevine.org. Click on the Gift Subscriptions box. Click on the Red Gift Bag… Read More 2020 Carry The Message Project- from AA Grapevine
“I was just feelings with legs.” This is something I just heard while distractedly listening to a radio program and trying to get some work done from home at the same time. The woman describing this was not talking about alcoholism or sobriety or recovery. But this is what I relate that sentence to. It… Read More AA in the Midst of Required Isolation- Blog Entry by Kara H.
Here is a very recent article I found compelling and well written. Here is the LINK Or here is the raw link if that one doesn’t work on your device: https://www.cnn.com/2020/03/11/health/alcoholics-anonymous-abstinence-wellness/index.html
Thought for the Day Strength comes from coming to believe in a Higher Power that can help you. You can’t define this Higher Power, but you can see how it helps other alcoholics. You hear them talk about it and you begin to get the idea yourself. You try praying in a quiet time each… Read More March 25, 2020
Here are a list of events and meetings that are currently shut down due to Coronavirus: 3 Legacies 3/16/20 AREA 24 ANNOUNCEMENT:The Area 24 Service Weekend 3/21/20-3/22/20 has been cancelled. GENERAL SERVICE OFFICE ANNOUNCEMENT:The General Service Conference in New York City, NY has been cancelled live. They will still figure out how to teleconference the… Read More Closures due to COVID-19