Home Unity Day Lighting the Day

Lighting the Day

1 min read
Screen Shot 2016-09-15 at 8.00.04 AM
Last February 28, about thirty-five OA members joined together at Milwaukee’s Dewey Center to honor the Principle of unity with a candlelight ceremony. All around the world OA members were celebrating Unity Day in their own ways. Our local Unity Day focused on Principles, Steps, Traditions, and promises. The Milwaukee Area Intergroup provided a setting with a spiral of unlit candles on the floor in the center of the room. (For safety, they were LED candles.) After members shared briefly what the Principles, Steps, Traditions, or promises meant to them, they lit one of the candles. The sharing was uplifting, the

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
  • Opinion-Free

    Tradition Ten – Overeaters Anonymous has no opinion on outside issues; hence the OA …
  • Lifeline Makes a Meeting

    Recently I went to visit a meeting to bring flyers, newsletters, and other materials from …
  • Principle Links

    I think I always had honesty, OA’s First Step Principle. I was 15 in 1971 when the disease…
Load More Related Articles
  • Freedom of Choice

    It is easy to be misled to think That freedom is entitlement to obtain Whatever we want, w…
  • Out of Compliance

    I’m not happy to say I’m working on surrender. The way I grew up, it was about doing bette…
  • The Best Possible Place

    Step Twelve—Having had a spiritual awakening as the result of these Steps, we tried to car…
Load More By admin
  • Totally Immersed

    My first Unity Day was in February, 2010. I had just started attending meetings, but I had…
  • Symbol of Support

    This is my third Unity Day, and I’ve been in OA three years. I attend at least two meeting…
  • Screen Shot 2016-09-15 at 8.07.35 AM

    Protecting the Gift

    On the last Saturday in February, just before 2:30 p.m. EST, a group of OA intergroup memb…
Load More In Unity Day
Comments are closed.

Check Also

Freedom of Choice

It is easy to be misled to think That freedom is entitlement to obtain Whatever we want, w…