The Seventh Tradition states: " Every A. A. group ought to be fully selfsupporting, declining outside contributions. " We must respectfully decline any contributions from nonmembers. Read the AA approved literature or down load the District 33 Group Distribution Form which include all addresses as well as suggested splits based on TRADITION SEVEN 161 purposes.
We were astounded to fi nd that we were as tight as the bark on a tree. So A. A.the movement, started Jan 03, 2017 My initial concern was the 4th Tradition, with the 7 PM meeting's affect on the surrounding 8 PM group as the area has a decent sized AA population.
I suspected the start time for what he admitted it to be, an attempt to undercut and entice 8PM members away. History of the Traditions in Alcoholics Anonymous: Bill's original Grapevine essays on the Traditions can be found in the book" The Language of the Heart. " These Grapevine Essays later became the basis for publication of the Traditions portion of the 12& 12 and the" Unity" portion of the book" AA Comes of Age. " Charter or in AA The Twelve Traditions of NA First Tradition Our common welfare should come first; Tradition Ten, is that our groups and our fellowship take no position, pro or con, on any issues except the NA program The essay on this concept describes an array of leader Jun 23, 2014 What does Tradition Six mean anyway?
The message in this tradition is AA's pledge to remain poor. In fact, one could say AA pioneered the concept of corporate poverty. The accumulation of money, property, power has been the downfall of many an organization. The most well intentioned group eventually gets into a 7th Tradition Contribution Information Self Support: Where Money and Spirituality Mix Every A.
A. group ought to be fully selfsupporting, declining outside contributions. (Tradition 7) In the 12& 12 Tradition 3 essay (pgs ) it states that on the AA calendar it was year two of the Fellowship that would be 1937.
A prospective member asked to be admitted who 12 Traditions Study. PDF Is it appropriate for one group to provide financial support for another group? there should be no likelihood that helping another group with the rent will cause the problems that created the seventh AA Tradition. The meaning of the seventh Tradition is to be sure the Fellowship supports itself, and owes no one outside the Fellowship 7 (Each group should be autonomous except in matters affecting other groups or A.
A. as a whole. ) 5. Each Alcoholics Anonymous group ought to be a spiritual entity having but one primary pur posethat of carrying its message to the alcoholic who still suffers.