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It’s My Birthday: Clean time Celebration

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It’s My Birthday:  Clean time Celebration

Throughout my travels I’ve come across many fellowship groups that hold a celebration for given amounts of clean time. I’ve seen people grow from their very first “surrender” chip, to those who relapse after twenty years clean… only to pick up another surrender chip. I’ve also seen many addicts get decades clean.  I’ve been humbled enough ...

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AA/NA: Faith or Cult?

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AA/NA: Faith or Cult?

FAITH OR CULT? Jessica Bartolome puts “please pray for me,” as Pope Francis’ most noteworthy phrase during his “five-day visit to the Philippines.” Through participant observation studies this information was to be gathered and analyzed as such: “As I tumbled with my own emotions a few months ago stating ‘we both have our reasons; we ...

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