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07 July 2018

posted Aug 31, 2016, 3:26 PM by Web Master2   [ updated Jul 9, 2018, 2:26 AM ]

Happy July… Summer is HERE! Have you signed up for the Al-Anon Summer Convention in

August yet?  It is sure to be a great time!

If your meeting does not have a subscription, please order a copy of the FORUM for them.  My goal is for each meeting in the State of Maine to have a subscription!  If you are not able to pay for a subscription…. Please message me and we will be giving 22 subscriptions away in the next year !!

July 2018     “I Never Felt alone again”

District S-1 held a writing workshop for the Forum on June 9th and it was well attended and

If we cannot get to a meeting….If we are in a crisis…To look up help on a certain subject…

SHARE HOW YOU HAVE BEEN HELPED BY CAL! In what ways has CAL affected your recovery? A little bird told me if you write on the CONCEPTS or TRADITIONS you have a good chance of being published!!  It can be a fun time for your Group to get together! Send comments to: wso@al-anon.org with CAL Corner in the subject line…deadline is 15th of each month!


STEP 7    “Humbly asked Him to remove our shortcomings” Chris from Indiana shared on his growth related to this Step. And realized all his shortcomings were not going to disappear in one fell swoop!


TRADITION 7   “Every Group ought to be fully self- supporting, declining outside contributions.” What a great share by Vonda in Montana about how each of us are responsible for our own survival, and expecting others to come and “save” us does not help us in the end.


CONCEPT 7   “The Trustees have legal rights while the rights of the Conference are traditional”

Judy from Nevada speaks about being aware of her limits in any situation was key. Being clear on her role and allowing others to do their part was all part of her recovery.


There is a great share on the 3 A’s, Awareness/Acceptance & Action!


An Alateen member shares about “getting out of her own way” in her path to Recovery!


Shirley from Michigan shared how she finally stopped contributing to the CHAOS in her life!







Al-Anon’s convention is on July 6-8th 2018 in Baltimore,MD  www.al-anon.org/international


Maine’s Summer Convention Is August 23-26th at Ferry Beach in Sacco!  Check out the Maine

AFG website for all the details!! Must save room by June 16th!!!!



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