Home Traditions Free Meetings

Free Meetings

1 min read
0
After being in OA for a while, I see it’s really the Traditions that keep our program running and solid. Tradition Four indicates autonomy, and that’s such an important part of our program. It allows groups to run their own meetings without having to follow a specific rhetoric or method. We can basically do whatever we want as long as it doesn’t threaten OA as a whole. We hold business meetings to determine what works best for our group, and then we apply what works best to the meeting format. We can decide to move to a better place, incorporate

To continue reading this story, subscribe or log in below. For US$23, subscribers get one year of access to new Lifeline stories published ten times per year, plus our complete archive of hundreds of stories published since January 2016.

Existing Users Log In
   
New User Registration
*Required field
  • Screen Shot 2016-10-20 at 7.56.39 AM

    Tradition Four: Beneficial Differences

    Autonomy in OA is a really cool thing! I love how each meeting I go to is a bit different.…
Load More Related Articles
  • My Whole Sum Value

    Most of my life, I have lived in the extremes of my insanity. I have starved myself, used …
  • Grounded by Grace

    After I shared my Fourth Step inventory with my sponsor, taking the Fifth Step, I moved on…
  • First, I Trusted

    At a recent OA speaker meeting, I was struck by a question asked during the Q&A sessio…
Load More By admin
  • Simplicity and Beauty

    Before program, I dealt with work, family, and friendship challenges through power and man…
  • Generous, Willing, and Responsible

    Studying and working the Seventh Tradition has been one of the most important gifts of my …
  • Light Reaching Out

    Why would you care about a visibly overweight stranger? A person who needs a chair to sit …
Load More In Traditions
Comments are closed.

Check Also

My Whole Sum Value

Most of my life, I have lived in the extremes of my insanity. I have starved myself, used …