Higher power meaning – for unbelievers

March 11, 2024

By Andy F

Categories: Higher Power

Dear friends Recently, and by chance, I ran into a fellow twelve-stepper on social media. His name is Duncan M., and he’s from Australia. I was fascinated by his non-theistic understanding of spirituality and a higher power. Duncan feels so passionate about the efficacy of his non-God-centered approach to spirituality that he created a community […]

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Ego Death

Ego Death

February 29, 2024

By Andy F

Categories: Untreated Alcoholism

A defiant newcomer “Defiance is an outstanding characteristic of many an alcoholic.” 12&12 ‘Step Two’ p.31 I loved AA from my first meeting. I had finally come home. Here was the family I never had as a child growing up. Although I loved the fellowship aspect, there was a lot about AA I didn’t like. […]

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The Road Less Traveled

The road less traveled

February 12, 2024

By Andy F

Categories: Spirituality

The London fellowship in the early 80’s I first got clean and sober in the early ’80s, on the 15th of May, 1984, to be exact. In those days, London AA was full of eccentric and colorful personalities. There was a much stronger sense of fellowship and camaraderie at meetings, especially in Chelsea and The […]

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