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 – Ep: 358 – Spiritual Experience or Spiritual Awakening – Part 4 – What does it mean? How do we obtain it? How do we get it? How do we keep it?

The result of the steps is the spiritual awakening. Going through what the book tells us about it. Why we need it and how it is manifest in our life and how do i obtain it and keep it. any comments mhurwitz50@gmail.com
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Saturday – Ep: 357 – To Employers – What is required in step 1 and how do you carry the message in step 12?

This chapter is excellent. I believe it has powerful information on step 1 and step 12.
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Saturday – Ep: 356 – Bill’s Story – Pages 8-12 – Bill W and Ebby T in Bill’s Kitchen – The Hand of God – The message to us today!

Bill changes his mind and melts the icy intellectual mountain in which he had lived and stood in the sunlight at last
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Saturday – Ep: 350 – Bills Story – Part 1 – Pages 1-4 – A message of hope – How we go from a hopeless condition of mind and body to a life of service to God and others!

I don’t  know how many times I have gone through these pages but more and more I see the hand of God in this powerful message! any comments mhurwitz50@gmail.com
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Saturday – Ep: 346 – AA History – Where did the big book come from and AA in the beginning

Apologize for the sound. I look at how the book was put together and the books used in the writing of it . Also the spiritual principles and AA in the beginning.
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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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