Category Archives: AA

Anonymous group of Chinese hackers release data from central Chinese government sites


 PUBLISHED : Sunday, 12 October, 2014, 3:56pm, SOUTH CHINA POST INTERNATIONAL EDITON UPDATED : Monday, 13 October, 2014, 5:26am   Chris Luo chris.luo@scmp.com Below are some of the highlights of current daily life in Hong Kong, China.   The main … Continue reading

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CHRISTIANITY’S TENSION WITH AA – A REAL ISSUE


Churchmen and organized religions have generally been of three minds when it comes to Alcoholics Anonymous. Some groups condemn it since it does not specify a religious conversion in line with their particular creed. Others may see it as competition. … Continue reading

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CHAPLAINS, PTSD, and NATIVE AMERICAN SWEAT LODGE TREATMENT


                                                          PART ONE  Now here is an article which has all kinds of aspects to explore. It describes how the Veterans Administration has changed the classification of one PTSD treatment from substance abuse to that of Chaplain services. The US … Continue reading

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HERETICS AND HEAVEN


There is an old, rather long, joke.  Two baptists ran into each other at a memorial service.  They got to talking afterwards and discovered they had some friends in common.  Next they decided to explore what they had in common as … Continue reading

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PSYCHOACTIVE DRUGS AND THEIR BEST FRIEND, ALCOHOL


GUEST POST  written 12-10-10 by Judith Kirkpatrick Judith Is presently studying psychology at the University of Michigan – Flint. This post is part of her writings on alcohol and psychoactive drugs. She is also the wife of Fr. Orthohippo. (Yes, … Continue reading

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OBSERVATIONS ABOUT ADDICTION, AA, AND THE CHURCH


In my last post, (CHRISTIANITY’S TENSION WITH AA  – A REAL ISSUE reposted below) tensions between AA and churchmen were superficially explored. That got me thinking more about addiction, AA, and the church. (I decided to review, give a minor update, … Continue reading

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