ARENA NEWS

12th Step Volunteers Needed

FELLOWSHIP-WIDE SURVEYS CLOSING SOON For the past 6 months, I’ve been doing service volunteering on the 2020 Survey Sub-committee of the General Service Board (GSB) of AA Great Britain (AAGB). As most of you know, the Continental European Region (CER) is one of 26 Regions that make up AAGB.  You might also know I’m a […]

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Getting Sober in A Bilingual Meeting

Hi, my name is Tina and I am an alcoholic. My sobriety date is September 23, 2019, and I have been sober for 1 year, 3 months and 6 days this equals 463 days of sobriety at the time of writing this post. I have been an alcoholic since I first started to drink at the […]

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CER Chair’s Report, December 2020 (Online Assembly)

Dear Fellows, I welcome you all to this final Assembly of the calendar year 2020. It also marks the beginning of the fiscal year 2021, which began on December 1st First, I would like to apologise for the confusions as to the duration of this weekend’s Assembly. We had the intention of expanding it over […]

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The Power of Online Meetings

The first online voice AA meeting in Europe, first164yp, was started in January 2009 as a Monday night meeting on free Skype by Dallas T., an American living in Milan, Italy, who had just served as the Young People’s Contact for the Continental European Region (CER). Hence, the ‘yp’ in the name. At the beginning, […]

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Will CER Groups Be Counted in 2020 AA Membership Survey?

Hello Everyone, My name is Joel B, and I’m a recovering alcoholic. My home group is the Tuesday night 11th Steppers in Zurich, Switzerland. This post contains urgent time-sensitive information for Group Secretaries and members of AA within Continental European Region (CER). KEY POINTS: If your group has not completed a Group Survey, its members […]

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