Back to Basics – The Alcoholics Anonymous Beginners Classes (1944).

it feels more for teaching the back to basics program. I of course identified myself as an atheist with long-term sobriety, as well as being a founding member of DC We Agnostics. - a classic example of the contradictory terms typically ejaculated

Best, John. Being somewhat isolated in my own program “bubble” in recent years, I only was vaguely aware of a growing national movement that has been brewing since the 1990s under the banner of “Back to Basics” which has metastasized and morphed to take on many forms in different parts of the country. 12 steps in four weeks – way to maintain a sober lifestyle.This also has the pages correlated to the Alcoholics Anonymous big blue book and have a lot of art table and historical information that has been proven to be accurate according to the WSO. So I spend a lot of time trying to balance things in forums. 1997-2016 I am glad to have found this source of recovery information. And wow – did they really think this was going to help? I guess god must move in mysterious ways. However, there is a serious issue here of so-called AA guru’s (Wayne has 37 years, is a circuit speaker and a Clancy acolyte) setting themselves up as medical experts without any scientific qualifications of any kind while spewing uninformed assumptions about things like the nature of depression and other serious medical issues that have nothing whatsoever to do with Alcoholics Anonymous. Card-carrying members only. I am *so* grateful that I have found you folk. Hi Steve… I didn’t know about this crazy stuff either until I went looking for it and I found more than I bargained for in two of the most liberal areas of the US (Washington, DC and Montgomery County, MD) and it really made me wonder about what is going on Nationally. And beware of labels. There several views to the "back to basics" movement.

All 12 steps completed in three or four sessions. Some groups are holding one hybrid meeting, where AA's joining the meeting are attending on their phone with others at outside meetings. How that thing is not religious! I found your "Cultwatch" site on the Bing search Cures for mental and emotional illnesses do not abound, but drugs that can relieve the crippling symptoms are available and frequently prescribed, just like they have been (thank you to my doc) to me. This was just another bunch of drunks who take their AA straight from a book (in this case Wally P’s text) and don’t ask many questions. everlasting. My interpretations allow me to seek outside help, to be honest about my goals and how to obtain them, and to continue to grow into the type of person I wish to be by the use of moral inventory, confession, restitution and continued work with other alcoholics.

aa dvd, aa cd, aa history, bill w, dr bob, james h, how to listen to It’s a low level form of high level arrogance and like a flood will only be stopped when it reaches elevations too lofty to inundated. I don’t know that I would have been able to sit through these meetings. They are solely provided by the South Jersey Intergroup Association as part of its 12 Step work in reaching out to the alcoholic who still suffers. and totalitarian regimes, in order to control the masses.

Back To Basics - The Alcoholics Anonymous Beginners Meetings "Here are... Back To Basics - The Alcoholics Anonymous Beginners Meetings "Here are the steps we took..." in Four One Hour Sessions. Thanks for the kind words about the article. Whatever – I want to be there so that they know that this whole “God thing” may be an integral part for some, but it is NOT an absolute. Etc. Are you returning to in-person meetings, indoor or outdoor? Buy Back to Basics: The Alcoholics Anonymous Beginners' Meetings 2 by Wally, P. (ISBN: 9780965772013) from Amazon's Book Store. Come to think if it so is the politically correct term “Secular Humanist” and the utterly confusing religion that really is not a religion known as Unitarinism and the other Secular churches that pop up from time to time. Remember that, five years ago in San Antonio, the former Chair of the AA Board of Trustees, the Rev. When they say “God as you understand him” they 100% mean the Christian God that THEY understand. ‘We have ceased fighting anyone or anything…’ Anyway it won’t catch on, except on the fanatic fringe. “Christians” infiltrate leadership and actively proselytize and use the organization to promote their brand of belief.

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Back to Basics – The Alcoholics Anonymous Beginners Classes (1944).

it feels more for teaching the back to basics program. I of course identified myself as an atheist with long-term sobriety, as well as being a founding member of DC We Agnostics. - a classic example of the contradictory terms typically ejaculated

Best, John. Being somewhat isolated in my own program “bubble” in recent years, I only was vaguely aware of a growing national movement that has been brewing since the 1990s under the banner of “Back to Basics” which has metastasized and morphed to take on many forms in different parts of the country. 12 steps in four weeks – way to maintain a sober lifestyle.This also has the pages correlated to the Alcoholics Anonymous big blue book and have a lot of art table and historical information that has been proven to be accurate according to the WSO. So I spend a lot of time trying to balance things in forums. 1997-2016 I am glad to have found this source of recovery information. And wow – did they really think this was going to help? I guess god must move in mysterious ways. However, there is a serious issue here of so-called AA guru’s (Wayne has 37 years, is a circuit speaker and a Clancy acolyte) setting themselves up as medical experts without any scientific qualifications of any kind while spewing uninformed assumptions about things like the nature of depression and other serious medical issues that have nothing whatsoever to do with Alcoholics Anonymous. Card-carrying members only. I am *so* grateful that I have found you folk. Hi Steve… I didn’t know about this crazy stuff either until I went looking for it and I found more than I bargained for in two of the most liberal areas of the US (Washington, DC and Montgomery County, MD) and it really made me wonder about what is going on Nationally. And beware of labels. There several views to the "back to basics" movement.

All 12 steps completed in three or four sessions. Some groups are holding one hybrid meeting, where AA's joining the meeting are attending on their phone with others at outside meetings. How that thing is not religious! I found your "Cultwatch" site on the Bing search Cures for mental and emotional illnesses do not abound, but drugs that can relieve the crippling symptoms are available and frequently prescribed, just like they have been (thank you to my doc) to me. This was just another bunch of drunks who take their AA straight from a book (in this case Wally P’s text) and don’t ask many questions. everlasting. My interpretations allow me to seek outside help, to be honest about my goals and how to obtain them, and to continue to grow into the type of person I wish to be by the use of moral inventory, confession, restitution and continued work with other alcoholics.

aa dvd, aa cd, aa history, bill w, dr bob, james h, how to listen to It’s a low level form of high level arrogance and like a flood will only be stopped when it reaches elevations too lofty to inundated. I don’t know that I would have been able to sit through these meetings. They are solely provided by the South Jersey Intergroup Association as part of its 12 Step work in reaching out to the alcoholic who still suffers. and totalitarian regimes, in order to control the masses.

Back To Basics - The Alcoholics Anonymous Beginners Meetings "Here are... Back To Basics - The Alcoholics Anonymous Beginners Meetings "Here are the steps we took..." in Four One Hour Sessions. Thanks for the kind words about the article. Whatever – I want to be there so that they know that this whole “God thing” may be an integral part for some, but it is NOT an absolute. Etc. Are you returning to in-person meetings, indoor or outdoor? Buy Back to Basics: The Alcoholics Anonymous Beginners' Meetings 2 by Wally, P. (ISBN: 9780965772013) from Amazon's Book Store. Come to think if it so is the politically correct term “Secular Humanist” and the utterly confusing religion that really is not a religion known as Unitarinism and the other Secular churches that pop up from time to time. Remember that, five years ago in San Antonio, the former Chair of the AA Board of Trustees, the Rev. When they say “God as you understand him” they 100% mean the Christian God that THEY understand. ‘We have ceased fighting anyone or anything…’ Anyway it won’t catch on, except on the fanatic fringe. “Christians” infiltrate leadership and actively proselytize and use the organization to promote their brand of belief.

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….“3. The outlines and antecedents of the movement were well documented in these AA Agnostica pages by Thomas B. in his very good April, 2014 article A Fellowship of the Religious? Thanks John F. for your reply from your unique point of view. I went to two International Conventions (1990 & 1995) and encountered very little of it in those days there compared to what might encounter out and about in AA around the country. What is the update? Bob… Very interesting remarks regarding Cocaine Anonymous. This was said seriously. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. I found this Charles M. Blow editorial in this morning’s NYT, John, a most interesting follow-up to this discussion. I have worked with this book in both situations, both I found useful. I had managed to get my local group to close with the Responsibility Pledge but now, a member who had supported this, has reverted to the LP. I know, I know, I’m making that most common of mistakes, seeking medical help for problems, that so far, can only be treated by doctors. Wally, comedian Russell Brand is also Never fear these people. 17 May Much of what we need to know about the zealotry of “Back to Basics” can be gleaned from a talk given by Wally P. at a “Cocaine Anonymous”. The Living Sober book also has a Chapter 23 – Seeking Professional Help. It’s not even like they would ask me if I believe there is a god, at least then I could just say no.

They were much more humble men and women than I see today. I won’t go over the already well-researched historical ground noted above and will instead focus (in an anecdotal and well-documented way) on what I have observed taking root in my own area based on the origins of this movement as well as the probable negative effects of this surge of fundamentalism on the AA program as a whole and the sometimes dire threat it represents to atheists and agnostics in early sobriety. They may be subject to all forms of misdirection and manipulation.

The Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation is a force of healing and hope for individuals, Have My point is that AA today, like first and second generations of Christianity, is factionalized. Whatever was true now was true from everlasting to

CA uses the big book just like AA (unlike NA who has their own literature). The world of science, light and reason is under assault by the forces of medieval superstition. The next thing Wally knows he is part of a caravan heading to Cleveland (home of Clarence S.). On the other hand, Canadians are generally less vocal than our brothers and sisters to the south so, maybe, proportionally we’re the same, it’s just the real religious loons are harder to identify.

Use the word God in one or two speeches and you’ve qualified. I’ve also heard of We Agnostics groups that were the help lost sheep find their way back to the great Shepard in the sky. Rather than call first to see if Dr. Bob’s house still is standing, Wally “spontaneously” boarded a plane and headed to Akron where he learned that Dr. Bob’s house recently had been purchased by a local group of AA members and was being restored to its original 1930s condition.

back on stage with his brand new show -- "Messiah Complex". Of course some of those might be mainstream AA, and others under titles like e.g.

Back to Basics – The Alcoholics Anonymous Beginners Classes (1944).

it feels more for teaching the back to basics program. I of course identified myself as an atheist with long-term sobriety, as well as being a founding member of DC We Agnostics. - a classic example of the contradictory terms typically ejaculated

Best, John. Being somewhat isolated in my own program “bubble” in recent years, I only was vaguely aware of a growing national movement that has been brewing since the 1990s under the banner of “Back to Basics” which has metastasized and morphed to take on many forms in different parts of the country. 12 steps in four weeks – way to maintain a sober lifestyle.This also has the pages correlated to the Alcoholics Anonymous big blue book and have a lot of art table and historical information that has been proven to be accurate according to the WSO. So I spend a lot of time trying to balance things in forums. 1997-2016 I am glad to have found this source of recovery information. And wow – did they really think this was going to help? I guess god must move in mysterious ways. However, there is a serious issue here of so-called AA guru’s (Wayne has 37 years, is a circuit speaker and a Clancy acolyte) setting themselves up as medical experts without any scientific qualifications of any kind while spewing uninformed assumptions about things like the nature of depression and other serious medical issues that have nothing whatsoever to do with Alcoholics Anonymous. Card-carrying members only. I am *so* grateful that I have found you folk. Hi Steve… I didn’t know about this crazy stuff either until I went looking for it and I found more than I bargained for in two of the most liberal areas of the US (Washington, DC and Montgomery County, MD) and it really made me wonder about what is going on Nationally. And beware of labels. There several views to the "back to basics" movement.

All 12 steps completed in three or four sessions. Some groups are holding one hybrid meeting, where AA's joining the meeting are attending on their phone with others at outside meetings. How that thing is not religious! I found your "Cultwatch" site on the Bing search Cures for mental and emotional illnesses do not abound, but drugs that can relieve the crippling symptoms are available and frequently prescribed, just like they have been (thank you to my doc) to me. This was just another bunch of drunks who take their AA straight from a book (in this case Wally P’s text) and don’t ask many questions. everlasting. My interpretations allow me to seek outside help, to be honest about my goals and how to obtain them, and to continue to grow into the type of person I wish to be by the use of moral inventory, confession, restitution and continued work with other alcoholics.

aa dvd, aa cd, aa history, bill w, dr bob, james h, how to listen to It’s a low level form of high level arrogance and like a flood will only be stopped when it reaches elevations too lofty to inundated. I don’t know that I would have been able to sit through these meetings. They are solely provided by the South Jersey Intergroup Association as part of its 12 Step work in reaching out to the alcoholic who still suffers. and totalitarian regimes, in order to control the masses.

Back To Basics - The Alcoholics Anonymous Beginners Meetings "Here are... Back To Basics - The Alcoholics Anonymous Beginners Meetings "Here are the steps we took..." in Four One Hour Sessions. Thanks for the kind words about the article. Whatever – I want to be there so that they know that this whole “God thing” may be an integral part for some, but it is NOT an absolute. Etc. Are you returning to in-person meetings, indoor or outdoor? Buy Back to Basics: The Alcoholics Anonymous Beginners' Meetings 2 by Wally, P. (ISBN: 9780965772013) from Amazon's Book Store. Come to think if it so is the politically correct term “Secular Humanist” and the utterly confusing religion that really is not a religion known as Unitarinism and the other Secular churches that pop up from time to time. Remember that, five years ago in San Antonio, the former Chair of the AA Board of Trustees, the Rev. When they say “God as you understand him” they 100% mean the Christian God that THEY understand. ‘We have ceased fighting anyone or anything…’ Anyway it won’t catch on, except on the fanatic fringe. “Christians” infiltrate leadership and actively proselytize and use the organization to promote their brand of belief.

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