Concept Five

Throughout our structure, a traditional “Right of Appeal” ought to prevail, so that minority opinion will be heard and personal grievances receive careful consideration.

Concept Two

The General Service Conference of A.A. has become, for nearly every practical purpose, the active voice and the effective conscience of our whole Society in its world affairs.

 

Tradition Eight

Alcoholics Anonymous should remain forever nonprofessional, but our service centers may employ special workers.

Tradition Nine

AA, as such, ought never be organized; but we may create service boards or committees directly responsible to those they serve.

Concept Four

At all responsible levels, we ought to maintain a traditional “Right of Participation,” allowing a voting representation in reasonable proportion to the responsibility that each must discharge.

Step Twelve

Having had a spiritual awakening as the result of these steps, we tried to carry this message to alcoholics, and to practice these principles in all our affairs.

Step Five

Admitted to God, to ourselves and to another human being the exact nature of our wrongs.

Tradition Three

The only requirement for AA membership is a desire to stop drinking.

Tradition Ten

Alcoholics Anonymous has no opinion on outside issues; hence the AA name ought never be drawn into public controversy.

Step Eleven

Sought through prayer and meditation to improve our conscious contact with God, as we understood Him, praying only for knowledge of His will for us and the power to carry that out.

Tradition Eleven

Our public relations policy is based on attraction rather than promotion; we need always maintain personal anonymity at the level of press, radio, and films.

Step Eight

Made a list of all persons we had harmed, and became willing to make amends to them all.

Dec 18

Public Information Committee

The Public Information function in Alcoholics Anonymous follows the principals of being about “attraction not promotion” and of remaining anonymous. It’s goal is to carry the message to the still suffering alcoholic. This can take various forms including distribution of literature, airing of public service announcements on television and radio, presentations and speakers for groups.
If this interests you, contact us for more information. The committee is looking for members; we will have our first meeting in early January 2015. For more info contact:
PI Chair: Jamie Q.
(902) 430-3366
PublicInformation.AAHalifax@gmail.com
PI Co Chair: Bill P.
PublicInformation.AAHalifax@gmail.com

Dec 18

2014/15 Mid- Winter Roundup Call for Volunteers

The 2014/15 Mid- Winter Roundup is taking place Feb 27, 28, Mar 1,  2015 at the Harbour Front Holiday Inn in Dartmouth.

The Hospitality committee is seeking volunteers for the 2015 Mid-Winter roundup. If you would like to give back to the program that gives so much, here is your chance. We are in need of people to cover the following positions, Greeters, Coffee servers, and ticket sales. If you have two hours to spare during the following times: 4pm – 10pm Friday, 8am – 10pm Saturday, and 8am – noon Sunday. Forward your name and time you are available to the following. Evan M.902- 220 -3507, Jack M. 902-802-2050 or Jamie Q. 902-430 -3366.

Email:  publicinformation.aahalifax@gmail.com

Dec 10

Central Service minutes: December 2014

Good day everyone, December Minutes from the Central Service meeting have now been uploaded to the CS and GS Minutes page.

Dec 04

11 Dec 14: West End Step will begin at 8:30pm vice 8:00pm

The Thursday night, Dec 11th meeting for the West End Step group will begin at 8:30 PM not 8 PM due to a church function. Attendees are asked not to block in vehicles already parked in the parking lot. Thanks.

Dave T.
CSR WESG

Dec 02

Newsletter for December has now been posted

Newsletter for December 2014 has now been posted to the Newsletter Page, please take a look to keep up to date on birthdays and the many events taking place in your local area!

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