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International Conference of Secular AA | Updated Information

International Conference of Secular AA | Updated Information

The third biennial conference of Secular AA (ICSAA 2018), with a theme of Inclusion and Diversity, will take place in Toronto, ON from August 24th thru August 26th later this summer. The Conference will take place at the Marriott Downtown Toronto Eaton Centre Hotel at Bay and Dundas Street. During the Conference we will be fellowshipping, discussing recovery and work…

Deirdre S. at the First International Secular AA Convention (WAFT IAAC 2014)

Deirdre S. at the First International Secular AA Convention (WAFT IAAC 2014)

Deirdre S. from New York City created and managed the International Secular AA Meeting List for 14 years at the website agnosticaanyc.org. In November 2014, she was one of the Fellowship Speakers at the We Agnostics and Freethinkers International AA Convention held in Santa Monica, California. Today, we are presenting the audio recording of her talk with a written…

Fellowship Speakers Tim M. and Michael B.

Fellowship Speakers Tim M. and Michael B.

This is the second installment in our series of Fellowship speakers from the We Agnostics and Freethinkers International AA Convention that was held in Santa Monica, California in November 2014. The first speaker we are presenting today is Tim M. from the We Agnostics group in Los Feliz, California, and the second speaker is Michael B. from London, England…

International Secular AA Conference 2014: Joe C. and Joan C.

International Secular AA Conference 2014: Joe C. and Joan C.

At the first international secular AA conference held in Santa Monica in 2014, there were seven fellowship speakers. We will be presenting all seven speakers over the coming weeks. Today we are featuring Joe C. from the Beyond Belief group in Toronto, and Joan C. from the We Agnostics group in Maui. Both speakers were introduced by Dorothy H. who…

Broaden The Circle Without Breaking The Bond

Broaden The Circle Without Breaking The Bond

Marya Hornbacher, author of Waiting: A Nonbeliever’s Higher Power, Madness, Wasted and numerous other works was a keynote speaker at the We Agnostics and Freethinkers International AA Convention that was held in Santa Monica, California in November 2014. This is her talk…

Ward Ewing Key Note at the First International Secular AA Conference

Ward Ewing Key Note at the First International Secular AA Conference

Reverend Ward Ewing Chair Emeritus of the General Service Board of Alcoholics Anonymous spoke at the first International Conference of Secular AA, which in November 2014 was known as We Agnostics and Freethinkers International AA Convention. Today we are posting the recording of his talk and the written transcript…

Our Tent Stands Tall and Wide

Our Tent Stands Tall and Wide

Phyllis H. was the General Manager of the General Service Office of Alcoholics Anonymous when she gave this talk at the We Agnostics and Freethinkers International AA Convention held in Santa Monica, California on November 7, 2014. Today, we are presenting the audio recording and transcript of her address to the convention…

My Life in AA: Past, Present, Future

My Life in AA: Past, Present, Future

This is a recording of the closing talk at the Widening the Gateway Secular AA Conference held in Tacoma, Washington on March 31, 2018. The speaker is Bruce H. and his talk is titled, “My Life in AA: Past, Present , Future…

What Keeps Us Sober? Building Our Recovery Capital As We Trudge Our Many Pathways Of Happy Destiny

What Keeps Us Sober? Building Our Recovery Capital As We Trudge Our Many Pathways Of Happy Destiny

This is a recording of Ray B.’s opening talk at the Widening the Gateway Secular AA Conference held in Tacoma, Washington on March 31, 2018 followed with a written transcript. Ray is a MD specializing in Addiction Medicine and a recovering alcoholic. [background conversation] 0:00:02 Announcer: Alright, this is the “Widening the Gateway” Conference…

Secular AA In Michigan

Secular AA In Michigan

AA members in Michigan created an organization and website in an effort to encourage the establishment of more secular AA meetings and groups in their state. The site contains a wealth of information about secular AA meetings, including how to start a meeting. There is also a detailed description of the judicial outreach program underway in Michigan…