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Release Date: 07/10/2019

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Tonight, the recovery topic is “Popsicle sticks.”
Now, Popsicle Sticks is not really a topic but rather a style of meeting here in Southeast Michigan. Tonight, this show will be presented in the form of a popsicle stick meeting.

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First Up - 2020 International Convention News

 

Who’s going to the 2020 International Convention?

 

So, listeners, join us at The 2020 International Convention of AA in Detroit.

If you are coming into town for the convention, the Recovered Podcast wants to meet you!

 

If you would like to get all the information regarding the Recovered Podcast at the 2020 International Convention, just email me and we will get you on our google group.

 

Just email me at mark@recoveredcast.com

To get on our 2020 International Convention Google group

 

This google group will be notified with all the Recovered Podcast Plans for the convention and will have all the information about how to find our tailgate party.  Right now, our google group has been provided with maps and general information about Detroit. Email me at mark@recoveredcast.com if you want these kinds of updates.

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Now, back to the show…

 

Tonight, the topic is 

Popsicle Sticks

 

A popsicle stick meeting is a meeting where we let our higher power determine what we need to share on.  Here in the studio, we have a can full of popsicle sticks. Each stick has a recovery topic written on it.  We will take turns, randomly picking a stick and then sharing on that topic that was chosen.

 

I first experienced “Popsicle Sticks” at the Thursday Midnight night meeting at the Northwest Alano Club in Wayne Michigan.  At first I hated it, then I got used to it, then it became my favorite meeting.  

 

Flash forward to 2008ish when the PC Alano club started in Canton, Michigan.  On September 28, 2008, the Canton Candlelight meeting started at the PC Alano Club.  Soon after that, this style of meeting started on Thursday nights. This style of meeting continues at Canton Candlelight every Thursday at 10:00 pm and is led by are own Matt O.

 

Here’s how it goes.

Pick a stick

Announce the topic to all

Share on the topic

Keep the stick

Pass the can

 

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We asked our listeners about this topic.

 

Now, listeners, If you would like to participate in these weekly surveys, just email me for an invite request.  Email me at

mark@recoveredcast.com

And I will send you an invite to our Recoveredcast Google group.  This group receives the show notes for the upcoming show. You will also receive an invite to participate in the weekly survey.  You will also receive a link to call into the show so you can share you experience with the recovery topic. This group helps us prepare for each week’s topic.

 

Again, just email for your a google group invite. Just email me at

mark@recoveredcast.com

To get involved in each week’s show prep.

 

We asked our listeners, 

"How did you discover the Recovered Podcast?”

 

Did you take the survey?

 

https://www.surveymonkey.com/analyze/0PZWSW24rrUA2B3Am6wkXdBpks1iC8uVw3xXUw88DQuJcupl_2FyXSQLcOXOi5yfZO

 

What would be your answer?

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This week Janice

 

became a Sustaining Partners

Thank you Janice

 

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Thank you again

Janice

 

If you have experience with 

Eating Disorders and Substance Abuse

 

you can call right now

 

PLAY THE JINGLE - file in google drive

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Now, Let’s take calls 

First up, we have 

 

Mike from celebration Florida



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What would you say to the new guy about Popsicle Sticks?

 

So Remember; abandon yourself to God and admit your faults. Clear away the wreckage of your past and give freely. God bless and see you next time.