Changing of the guard

Thanks to this program I am learning how to take care of myself. Taking care of myself is taking me away from Northern Illinois. At the end of this month I will be moving...


Does Al-Anon need more rules?

In meetings, it is easy to misunderstand why we insist on only Conference­Approved Literature, on suggested formats, etc, but this is misleading, because Al­Anon is not a program of rules, but of principles. As...


The Closing Prayer

  Questions have been raised in our district regarding the “closing prayer.” Some groups think the “Our Father” the Lord’s Prayer is the only closing prayer to use. Others think it is going against our Traditions to use...