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AA Author and Historian Dick B.’s Twelve Steps for You

Twelve Steps for You http://dickb.com/12StepsforYou.shtml Knowing that even the A.A. pioneers presented a number of different renditions of the Twelve Steps and how to “take them,” Dick B. put this title together so that people could examine the various sources … Continue reading

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Morning Quiet Time, Alcoholics Anonymous, and The Origins of Step 11

A non–AA recently posted a comment favorably talking about A.A. and its morning meetings. I was prompted to reply with the following comment: Congratulations on your “morning” emphasis. Early Akron AAs–both the alcoholics and their families–went to the home of … Continue reading

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“Courage to Change” The Christian Roots of the 12 Step Movment

Published by Hazelden. Authored by Bill P. and Dick B. The earliest book about Rev. Samuel M. Shoemaker, Jr. (cofounder of A.A.) and how his ideas fed through Bill Wilson into the very language and ideas of the Twelve Steps … Continue reading

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A.A., A.A. History, the Oxford group, and Rev. Sam Shoemaker

Today, a divinity student wrote about the Oxford Group and Alcoholics Anonymous. She said she was researching the relationship of the Oxford Group to Alcoholics Anonymous. She said she had previously owned two of my relevant Oxford Group books but … Continue reading

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The Twelve Steps of Alcoholics Anonymous

The Twelve Steps of AA Dick B. Copyright 2012 Anonymous. All rights reserved This article is written to show how one who believes in God, and certainly one who has come to Him through Jesus Christ, can look at “old … Continue reading

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About A.A. 12 Step Program

About Alcoholics Anonymous 12 Steps ——————————————————————————– The Twelve Steps of Alcoholics Anonymous did not come from Emmet Fox. Dr. Bob said he did not write the Twelve Steps. He did not have anything to do with the writing of them, … Continue reading

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