Download A History of Agnostics in AA by Roger C PDF

By Roger C

This publication is an thought for these uncomfortable with the “God bit” in 12 Step restoration conferences and fellowships. A historical past of Agnostics in AA is an ideal mixture of 2 crucial elements for a booklet of this type: own event and research.

The ebook is split into 3 major components: Our background, difficulties in AA and relocating ahead. The background is going again to Jim Burwell, the 1st atheist in AA, and to the first actual agnostic AA conferences. It additionally faucets into the discrimination opposed to nonbelievers within the fellowship. within the moment half, a number of difficulties inside of Alcoholics nameless are mentioned, and this sort of seems to be “Conference-approved” literature. eventually, the final half, relocating ahead, is all a couple of secular flow gaining momentum inside of AA, promising to make AA much less God-focused, extra inclusive and hence extra modern.

The writer, Roger C, is the chief of the web site AA Agnostica. He was once the “resident atheist” on the college of non secular experiences at McGill college for numerous years and was once taken care of with actual recognize. it really is was hoping that over the years an identical popularity of nonbelievers in AA and different 12 Step restoration fellowships may be one of many result of A heritage of Agnostics in AA.

Our wish is that Alcoholics nameless adapts and strikes ahead, with better inclusivity. A historical past of Agnostics in AA is intended to give a contribution to that goal.

Show description

Read or Download A History of Agnostics in AA PDF

Best recovery books

Overcoming Night Eating Syndrome: A Step-by-step Guide to Breaking the Cycle

The records are robust and alarming: possibly as many as 6 million americans be afflicted by evening consuming syndrome, or NES, an consuming illness which describes habit styles within which somebody obsessively consumes greater than half his or her day-by-day caloric consumption after 8 o'clock within the night.

Mom Or Monster

This kid's publication indicates the ability, demanding situations, influence, and attainable destruction that habit has on a relatives. They not need to be by myself of their discomfort; perfect for establishing discussion with a toddler in a counseling / verbal exchange surroundings. not just does the ebook supply seeing "addiction" through the eyes of a kid, but in addition the depths and layers, struggles, resistance, turmoil, and eventual wish and triumph that the addict, themselves, suffer.


THE ANGEL IN l. a. is a gripping, nonfiction novel combining absolute realism, humor, and a relocating, supernatural twist. whereas at the tennis journey, Merritt is faced by way of an angel in l. a. who publications him with a directive. From this element ahead Merritt is haunted and oppressed via his heinous nemesis alcohol in a conflict of Darkness as opposed to gentle.

When Your Partner Has an Addiction: How Compassion Can Transform Your Relationship (and Heal You Both in the Process)

Your partner’s habit takes a toll on either one of your lives. That doesn’t suggest you'll want to flip your again at the individual you're keen on. We’ve been informed that staying with a associate who struggles with addiction—whether or not it's with medicinal drugs, alcohol, or addictive behaviors—means that we’re allowing their harmful habit.

Additional info for A History of Agnostics in AA

Sample text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.85 of 5 – based on 39 votes