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Guest Speaker is David A. Here he is in his own words: I came up in solution-oriented AA. I try to use the Big Book as my barometer, in that, whatever I regard as God’s will or positive action in recovery I try to reconcile with the Big Book. Some are sicker than others. I regard myself as one of the sicker. Not in that my war stories are more extravagant, but in that I have to hold myself to high spiritual standards or I get spiritually sick pretty quick.
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We will be doing a follow-up meeting on this, Q and A only early the week of January 11, 2021. It will be our next episode and will go up before our next meeting this next Friday with David H. To join there, make sure you get on the email list or send an email with your question to firstname.lastname@example.org .
Today’s speaker, David, is a member of AA and he mentions a few other fellowships. To learn more about those fellowships, you can link to them here:
Intro music is “Standing Still” by Cory Ellsworth and Randy Kartchner, performed by Mike Eldred and Elizabeth Wolfe. This song, can be purchased here: https://music.apple.com/us/album/crosses-musical-hope-by-cory/528476262 This song is used with the permission of Cory Ellsworth.
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