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by emmdubya
Thu Jan 09, 2014 12:44 pm
Forum: For the Newcomer
Topic: A Disturbing Phone Call
Replies: 28
Views: 5471

Re: A Disturbing Phone Call

I am far from a subject matter expert, but I tend to agree with some of the points that Tosh has regarding carrying the message. The Big Book in many places says the exact opposite of a lot of what I hear in AA these days. It is very clear about the necessity of carrying the message, and even points...
by emmdubya
Fri Dec 06, 2013 7:37 am
Forum: For the Newcomer
Topic: Body issues..... Alcohol allergy and detox
Replies: 5
Views: 1854

Re: Body issues..... Alcohol allergy and detox

I'm with these guys, I wouldn't worry too much about it. But, if you must worry, I think that making some small changes might be good. I seem to feel much better when I am careful about what it is I eat. I am far from a doctor, but I think that making sure you are getting lots of fresh fruits/veggie...
by emmdubya
Wed Nov 27, 2013 7:23 am
Forum: Sponsorship
Topic: When a sponsor says Love you.
Replies: 21
Views: 17538

Re: When a sponsor says Love you.

Just a little out of my own experience for what it's worth, Thank God that AA promises us we will know what true love for our fellows means. I have learned to tell a man that I love him through AA, and this is from a straight man who used to present a stage character of being tough and closed off. T...
by emmdubya
Tue Nov 26, 2013 10:25 am
Forum: The Home Group
Topic: The Best Home Group?
Replies: 34
Views: 32362

Re: The Best Home Group?

Sorry to divert to an old topic, how does one get stuck on Step Six for 6 months? How does one get stuck on step six for 6 minutes? It's a paragraph in the big book, you have a list of defects and how selfishness has been killing you from step 5, and you're either willing to have that removed, we sa...
by emmdubya
Mon Nov 25, 2013 10:13 am
Forum: Young People in AA (YPAA)
Topic: Nebraska Conference of Young People (NCYPAA) Shameless Plug!
Replies: 3
Views: 6087

Nebraska Conference of Young People (NCYPAA) Shameless Plug!

Hello All, NYPAA (Nebraska young people of Alcoholic Anonymous) Is hosting their first annual NCYPAA conference in 2014. It will be from April 25-27 at the Double Tree Hotel/Convention Center in Downtown Omaha. More Details to come, but mark your calendars! YPAA events are just epically amazing if y...