AA speaker Dr. Mike presents a Big Book study podcast and thoughts on recovery





Below you will find the recordings made by Dr. Mike based on a "Experience the Big Book" study.  Find the one(s) you want and click "Listen here" to hear them on your computer.

Find the latest 30 episodes below grouped by the day of the week they were recorded. They are listed in reverse chronological order.

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Episodes By Day of Week

Latest 30 episodes

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  • Saturday
  • Sunday
  • Thoughts on Recovery
  • Wednesday

Saturday – Ep: 345 – Drs. Opinion – Part 2 – What is the problem and solution? Pages xxviii-xxix

The Dr. in these 2 pages describes the disease of alcoholism and his conception of what is required for successful treatment
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Saturday – Ep: 344 – The Family Afterward – Practicing the principles in all our affairs – Pages -122-7

 Relationships at home after the alcoholic is sober and trying to live a spiritual life. Spiritual principles to guide all those involved.
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Saturday – Ep: 342 – Drs. Opinion – Step 1 – Part 1

The disease of alcoholism described by Dr. Silkworth in 1939. Any comments mhurwitz50@gmail.com
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Saturday – Ep: 339 – Step1 – Description of the Alcoholic – What makes me powerless over alcohol? Part 1

A look at step 1 using information presented in chapter more about alcoholism …
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Saturday – Ep: 336 – The spiritual checklist and the St. Francis prayer – Essential Tools for me trying to live the spiritual life

The spiritual checklist can be found under resources on recovery. Great tool for how to practice a new way of thinking and reacting
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Saturday – Ep: 331 – To Wives (also to Alcoholics) – Part 3 – Pages 108-112 – Spiritual principles to practice in all our affairs

Considered one of the ” lost chapters” contains both a classification of alcoholics and spiritual principles in dealing with them.. comments mhurwitz50@gmail.com
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Saturday – Ep: 330 – Recovered Alcoholic! – How do I get and stay recovered?

Recovering Alcoholic is not a term used in the book Alcoholics Anonymous. They say they have recovered from a seemingly hopeless condition of mind and body. I look at what recovered means to me today. Comments mhurwitz50@gmail.com
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Saturday – Ep: 325 – Words of Spiritual Truth – Working with Others – Pages 108-112

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Saturday – Ep: 323 – Starting Big Book Again – To Show Precisely how We Recovered! Go to experience the big book website for more podcasts and resources

I look at the cover and forward to first edition as well as the table of contents and how the book is laid out. Welcome any comments mhurwitz50@gmail.com.
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Saturday – Ep: 316 – Step 3 – Part 2 – 12 steps and 12 traditions

step 3 in the 12 and 12 traditions any comments mhurwitz50 @gmail.com
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Saturday – Ep: 314 – Step 2 – Comparison between this step in the big book and the 12 and 12

I looked at this step and compared it between the big book and the 12 and 12
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