Category: Officers

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Something New Something Different

Had a chance to read one of Al-Anon’s newer books, “Many Voices, One Journey?”  It is the story of Al-Anon, and how it has changed since its beginning some sixty-five years ago.  Without change,...

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Service Manual Update

The amended descriptive text for Concept Eight–approved by the 2015 WSC–is now available on the Members’ Web site, al-anon.org/members. The replacement pages may be downloaded, printed, trimmed to size, and inserted over current pages...

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TEAM Event

Pssst! Exciting News! NIAFG will host its first ever TEAM event. TEAM stands for Together Empowering Al-Anon Members and is a joint effort between our Area and the World Service Office (WSO). Here’s some...

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New or Changed Meetings

Please announce at your meetings if any of these are in your district or nearby NEW MEETINGS How It Works AFG UCC Church House 206 West First South Street Chebanse, IL Saturday @ 9:30...

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New or Changed Meetings

NEW MEETINGS Change My Attitude, Change My Life Church of Holy Apostles 5211 W. Bully Valley Road McHenry Thursday @ 7:30 PM Fe Y Esperanza St. Andrew Apostle Church 768 Lincoln Avenue Calumet City...

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Participation

So I’ll share a thought that developed lying in bed this morning – what about making 2016 the year of participation for Northern IL?  For example, what if we had 75 or 80% GR...

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Tradition One

I am grateful to start another year of my recovery journey. I am also looking forward to being of service in the New Year. Tradition One states: Our common welfare should come first; Personal...

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When I came into Al-Anon, I came kicking & screaming. But after a period of ‘thawing out’, the program began to work in my life. Soon, I began to look forward to attending my...

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New or Changed Meetings

NEW MEETINGS How AFG works Book Study Sherman Hospital 1425 N. Randall Rd Elgin Sunday at 10 am Fe y Esperanza St. Andrew Apostle Church 768 Lincoln Avenue Calumet City Monday at 6:00pm Change...