Service Work

August 27, 2014
man on the bed

Twelfth Step Call Tips

When a Twelfth Step call is received, we begin with the assumption that another human being’s life is at stake — literally. This means that, without […]
January 12, 2015
Weekend Phone Volunteers

Weekend Phone Volunteers Needed

For many people, a voice on the phone at the Cleveland District Office is their first contact with A.A. They want to know what they can […]
April 30, 2015
bridge the gap

Bridging The Gap

A call came in to the office a couple of weeks ago. It was a man looking for a meeting. This by itself was not unusual, […]
April 30, 2015
Behind Prison Walls

A New Opportunity for Hope Behind the Walls

The Fellowship of Alcoholics Anonymous is filled with men and women who know very well that “A.A. is more than a set of principles; it is […]
February 29, 2016
am i giving back to aa

Am I Giving Back to AA?

People don’t like to talk about money, but we have too. Folks have complained about it for years, but we need to have these discussions. Bill […]
July 7, 2016

Relapse, When Fruit Gets Picked Before It’s Ripe

Why is it that some people come to AA and never want a drink again in their lives, while others come and have multiple relapses prior […]
January 31, 2017

The Spirit of Service

When we first come into the program of Alcoholics Anonymous we are introduced to the practical aspects of service such as, making coffee, reading chapter 5 […]
October 24, 2017

What Can a Central Office Do for Me?

First, what is an Intergroup / Central Office? A central or intergroup office, (e.g. AA Cleveland District Office) is an A.A. service office that involves partnership […]
October 31, 2017

Job of an AA Group Secretary

As an AA Group Secretary, your responsibilities can be many and may vary from opening the doors and making coffee to paying rent, cleaning up and […]