e Big Book, Alcoholics Anonymous Some groups discuss one chapter from e Big Book each week. O er groups read from e Big Book weekly and discuss each chapter as ey go along. 4. Readings from As Bill Sees It can inspire sharing on discussion topics. 5. Living Sober also has many topics used by groups. 6. Home.A. Literature Suggested Topics For Discussion Meetings SMF-56 - Suggested Topics For Discussion Meetings Printing a single copy of is item is permitted, in accordance wi e.A. World Services, Inc. Content Use Policy. dreds of AA discussion meetings. Good sponsors teach us at, if we are to be a Chairperson, we should prepare a topic for e meeting. oughtful preparation of a topic shows respect for e meeting attendees, and also shows at e Chairperson has ought very carefully about how e topic relates to his or her recovery.File Size: 57KB. ese are suggested topics from e Big Book of Alcoholics Anonymous, as a guide to selecting a meeting topic for discussion meetings. AA Meeting Topics from e Big Book. Whe er you're looking for a topic for your next.A. meeting, or you would simply enjoy checking out a few topics in e Big Book, here is a Little Big Book Guide to Topics. e Alcoholics Anonymous group chairperson is responsible for choosing discussion topics for a given meeting. As an experienced AA member well-versed in e group's literature, he knows at all meetings deal wi topics related to e Big Book. Some groups discuss one chapter each week. e meeting leader should qualify briefly by providing a topic for discussion around our recovery from alcoholism and e program of Alcoholics Anonymous. e 7 Tradition states: Every.A. group ought to be fully self-supporting. Certain topics and discussions support is purpose, but o ers have little or no bearing on sobriety and even discourage y newcomers from ever returning to an AA meeting. My hope is at is book will help every AA meeting get started on e right foot, regardless of how skilled e moderator or how distracted e group. 05, 2009 · Meeting topics/discussions. jim aa meetings i was t is not group erapy every problem i have im suppose to run em ru e steps en e solution i got from at is ok to bring to e meetings. Of course, at an open meeting, any ing can and does get discussed. We had nearly gone all e way around e room at one small open. In addition to e five suggestions above, many groups report at eir beginners meetings include discussions of ese topics: e original.A. experience, as described in Alcoholics Anonymous.A. Comes of Age. e desire to be sober for oneself. Release from e compulsion and removal of . 17, · Most Al-Anon Family Groups meetings are topic discussion meetings. is means e person who is leading e meeting, e chairperson, chooses a topic related to e experience of dealing wi a friend or family member who has a problem wi alcoholism. 30, · Alcoholism-12 Step Support - discussion topics for AA meeting - Hello all. Can anyone point me to a good (long) list of discussion topics for AA meetings? I'm especially interested in topics for beginner meetings. I've found e material on e AA website as well as at e Grapevine. I guess I'm being lazy and am. C. Pick any Topic 24/7. 365, from anywhere, often. Our AA Meetings Online Schedule: all of our AA meetings online are open to e public 24/7, 365, from anywhere. Pick any Topics. Simple, easy, fast, secure, an d mobile phone user frien d ly. Online AA Meetings Format: AA OPEN Discussion Topics Forum (DF) aka Message Board Meetings. 12, · Topics here but can’t figure it out: Might just be e demographics of e areas I have attended meetings, but I have had a hard time finding Al Anon members under 60. e old timers say at ere used to be many more people going to meetings, but at has changed in e last 5 years. Some blame online meetings and most just dont know. 13, · Given at Alcoholics Anonymous’ program of recovery IS e Steps (Here are e steps we took, which are suggested as a program of recovery. ) any meeting which doesn’t mention e Steps would seem to me to be a bit of loss. However, I ink I se. Meeting In A Menu. A Suggested AA Meeting Format. e.. Preamble Pri y Purpose (Blue Card) Serenity Prayer. How It Works. e Twelve Steps. e Twelve Traditions. Daily Reflection. e Promises. Responsibility Statement. Self Support Statement (Green Card) Anonymity Statement. Meeting Topic Suggestions. Discussion Points For Beginners. 04, 2009 · Here's e list of topics used at my old home group St Kilda Beginners Group Meeting Topics. ey concentrate on e first ree steps and problems encountered by beginners. My current home group uses is list which has topics about each of e steps Working Wi O ers AA Group Heidelberg Topics. ese are not vague, generic topics. 24, · Al-Anon Meeting Topic: Keep it Simple e Program Itself Is Simple, Not Easy. By. Buddy T. facebook. twitter. Buddy T is an anonymous writer and founding member of e Online Al-Anon Outreach Committee wi ades of experience writing about alcoholism. Learn about our editorial process. Buddy T. 23, · My experience is at meetings wi out a set format, or where e format is left open for general discussion about whatever, tend to go sou in a hurry. A good format makes or breaks a meeting. Picking a topic out of e e BB, and having members share eir experience whit topic can be a great format. 30, 2007 · On e o er hand an open discussion meeting in Tucson opens wi e preamble and serenity prayer and moment of silence as well as any announcements and e passing of chips. en members are invited to offer 2 topics of discussion for e o er members to offer suggestions for or discuss eir sobriety, etc. 01, · is meeting is open and anyone attend. We meet in e kitchen room downstairs. Building 3752 is known as e MTD (Medical Transient Detachment) building. It is directly across from e USO Wounded rior facility. Cars enter rough gate number 3. e meeting is located on a military base. You need to be signed. e Promises of Alcoholics Anonymous are on pages 82 and 83 of e Big Book. ese are e focus of a chairperson led discussion. R: Reflections: A recent addition to e AA library, Reflections provides daily material for meditation and prayer. Meetings of is type focus on is daily practice. S: Step. 27, · Internal meetings are used to touch base wi members of e same organization on issues big and small. Most people don’t always associate enjoyment wi is event type, but ere’s no reason why you can’t plan a fun staff meeting wi high levels of event engagement. Internal Meeting Ideas. Get back in touch wi your inner child. We often don’t ink about staff meetings until we’re about to lead em. In e midst of our busy schedules, we need some ing to jump-start our preparation. Use is resource to help you create emes for each week. Once you go rough is list, you can repeat it, or chose a couple of staff members to help you plan e next eight meetings. 04, · Topic Discussion Meeting Open to anyone wi a desire to stop drinking is meeting occurs at 8:00 p.m. Eastern. For most browsers, e meeting . 07, 2008 · Today we have e meeting format known as e Open Discussion Meeting or OD on your meetings list. is is time set aside for for drunk-a-logs, a discussion of our problems, ideas and opinions or my day or my way. Recovery rates are less an in e rooms today! 12 Step discussion meeting: is is an OPEN meeting of alcoholics anonymous. A recurring discussion in e format of a book study. Meeting opens wi selected reading from AA approved literature, followed by topic discussion of e steps. e most common kinds of.A. meetings are: Discussion. Whe er closed or open, an.A. member serving as leader or chair opens e meeting in e usual way and selects a topic for discussion. Background for many topic meetings derives from our Big Book, Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions, As Bill Sees It and e.A. Grapevine. When selecting a topic, scan e list below, get an inspiration, en post e topic and supporting quotes to e room. You can post it all at once or some at a time. Ano er topic technique is to do no ing. Simply open e meeting, en open mou (okay keyboard) and see what comes out. In Discussion meetings everyone can share on e day’s topic or reading.. In Big Book meetings e book of Alcoholics Anonymous is discussed. A Closed meeting is for ose who have identified as an alcoholic/addict. An Open meeting is open to ose who want to listen and are not clear on e nature of eir alcoholism or addiction. We offer scheduled text chat meetings, ongoing email meetings, and discussion forums. Open-topic discussions, beginners meetings, book and traditions studies, women’s meetings, step and o er meetings via e-mail and real-time chat (held seven days a week), as well as 24/7 discussion forums. Our group holds an AA meeting at 7:30pm each Friday in e St John’s Church Hall, 1 Burgundy St Heidelberg. If you ink you have a problem wi alcohol, you are welcome to attend e meeting. At our meeting, we focus on AA’s 12 step program of recovery. e meeting is in e format of a ‘discussion’ wi topics suggested by members. Try to have an open mind. Find someone to talk wi you one-on-one so you can get an idea of how is works. Feel e love. Our topic is mon is Your Best Advice to e Newcomer, and e stories begin on is page, continuing on page 4. comer was go to lots of AA Meetings. No matter how I ‘felt’. go to a meeting anyway. Chances. AA Home Group has open International AA meetings available 24/7 to help ose who suffer from alcoholism and have a desire stop drinking. e purpose of is group is to focus and function solely on e AA 12 steps and 12 traditions. All meetings are based on e Big Book, 12 x 12, AA literature and AA speakers who share eir experience. Miracles In Progress 12 Step Recovery Forums- Alcoholics Anonymous- Alcoholics Anonymous- Honesty discussion Start A New Topic Reply Printer Friendly. Post Info TOPIC: Honesty discussion Jerry F. MIP Old Timer. Status: Offline. Posts: 3278. your post reminds me of WHY I need to keep going to meetings because REAL EYES REALISE. Apr 09, · Meetings and advice and sponsorship were really e most talked about topics, but e one at I don't ink I've heard of before be e simplest- if you get an urge muster up e streng to put it off for minutes- at's all- minutes, and when at minutes passes, wait ano er and so on, until it becomes a conscious choice as. Open, Topic Discussion: 6:30 pm: Tuesday Night Meeting: Lakers Alano 4646 Colorado St SE 2: Prior Lake: Open, Topic Discussion: 6:30 pm: Squad 21: New Hope Alano 7550 Bass Lake Rd: New Hope: Open, Topic Discussion, Wheelchair Access: 6:30 pm: Tradition 3 Group of Edina: Normandale Lu eran Church 6 0 Normandale Rd: Edina. AA Recovery Meeting e AA recovery meeting I attended was at Club Soda. e meeting was open to any who wanted to join, male or female, and provided general discussion as well as discussions and readings about e big book and 12-steps. e members of e group began e meeting by turning in eir log sheets for e group chairperson. LGBTQ Friendly Open Discussion. Meeting Description: We are a LGBTQ friendly group of Alcoholics Anonymous wi Daily Open Discussion Meeting's, topic's to be determined. is chat room is for sharing our experience, streng and hope wi each o er at we solve our common problem and help o ers recover from alcoholism. AA for Beginners! What to Expect During an Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting explains e basics of help wi alcoholism wi a description of meeting types from aa. 21, · Discussion meetings - ese meetings usually are focused on a particular topic or two or ree topics which can be chosen by e chairperson of e meeting or e group itself. Group members take turns talking one at a time about e topic at is chosen. Meeting Types: Discussion Meeting Discussion meetings are for general discussion of recovery-related topics. ere is usually a Chairperson and a Leader. Generally, e Chairperson reads e preamble, followed by e Serenity Prayer, and will ask if anyone present is attending eir very first AA meeting. 04, · Hay ket Open Discussion Meeting. Back to Meetings Submit a New Meeting. Day and time Friday, 7:30 pm Location Shepherd of e Hills Lu eran Church 4090 Sudley Road Hay ket, VA 9 Type Open, Topic Discussion Meeting notes Near 15 @ 234 District Manassas — 33 Submit a Change to is Meeting Alcoholics Anonymous. See e schedule of AA and Al-Anon meetings available at e Mokena Fellowship Center. AA Meeting Online. Speaker Topic/Discussion. Phone. Phone Only Click for Meeting Information. Young People Meeting Topic/Discussion. Phone. Phone Only Click for Meeting Information. tuesday :00 pm. Topic/Open Discussion. Phone. Phone Only Click for Meeting Information. friday 3:00 pm. TGIF. Topic Discussion. Phone. Issue Discussion Topics are subjects at recovering addicts in NA communities around e world focus on in discussions and workshops roughout each two-year conference cycle. ese conversations encourage us to ink more deeply about relevant topics and . Meeting Information. Sunday, 15:30 to 16:30. Online Meeting. Open. is meeting is open and anyone attend. Topic: Tokorozawa, Saitama AA Zoom Meeting (Big Book Discussion) Join Zoom Meeting via link below. Zoom Meeting ID: 896 0968 4340 password: billw. is meeting is open and everyone is welcome to attend. Online Meeting Zoom. Saizeriya.