AA Virginia District 4Dulles, Northern VA
AA Dulles serving Reston, Herndon, Great Falls, Sterling, and Surrounding Areas
Need Help? Call 703.293.9753 (local)
All GSRs and any interested AA group members are welcome to attend the Virginia Area Conference of AA. Scholarships are available if your group lacks the funding to send a representative. The conference provides a high energy forum for discussion on issues, workshops. and training.
Contribute Your Story to the New Big Book
Telling our own stories helps us keep sober and helps those we share with. Perhaps your story could help others far into the future of AA. If you have thought about writing your story, then think about submitting it to the next edition of the the Big Book.
The New Normal
Transitioning Back to In-Person Meetings. Groups are autonomous, and make their decisions through the group conscience process. This article provides a framework of topics to be considered when transitioning back to in-person meetings.
AA Service Opportunities
Fellowship gives; this is our principal aim and the main reason for our existence.
Therefore, AA is more than a set of principles; it is a society of alcoholics in action.
We must carry the message, else we ourselves can wither and those who haven’t
been given the truth may die. From “A.A.’s Legacy of Service by Bill. W.,”
The A.A. Service Manual by Bill W. 2018-2020 edition, p. S1.
Numerous opportunities to stay in the middle of A.A. and give back what has so
freely been given are available. Get involved today!
In Service Insight: Archive Committee
How many times in a meeting have you heard: Isn’t it great they wrote that down!
Until I could accept my alcoholism, I could not stay sober; unless I accept life completely on life's terms, I cannot be happy.
AA Big Book: Page 417
And we have ceased fighting anything or anyone—even alcohol.
AA Big Book, p. 84
We are going to know a new freedom and a new happiness. We will not regret the past nor wish to shut the door on it.
AA Big Book, Page 83
That feeling of uselessness and self-pity will disappear.
AA Big Book, Page 84
If you have decided you want what we have and are willing to go to any length to get it--then you are ready to take certain steps.
AA Big Book Page 58
Whatever our ideal turns out to be, we must be willing to grow towards it.
AA big book, Page 69
Patience, tolerance, understanding and love are the watchwords.
AA Big Book, Page 118
But there exists among us a fellowship, a friendliness, and an understanding which is indescribably wonderful.
AA Big Book, Page 17
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