ďAL-ANON SPOKEN HEREĒ MEETING FORMAT

 

INTRODUCTION:

Hi, my name is ____________________, a grateful Al-Anon member and your

secretary for this meeting. Welcome to the ďAl-Anon Spoken HereĒ meeting. This

meeting runs 1 hour and 15 minutes.

 

SERENITY PRAYER:

 

Letís open with a moment of silence for those family members still suffering inside and outside of these rooms, followed by the Serenity Prayer.

 

God grant me the serenity

To accept the things I cannot change,

Courage to change the things I can,

And wisdom to know the difference.

††††† (Al-Anon/Alateen Service Manual pg. 10)

 

READINGS:

Volunteers are needed to read:

1. Suggested Preamble to the 12 Steps (found on the page before

Jan 1 in all daily readers)

2. Al-Anon 12 Steps(found in the page after Dec 31 in all daily

readers)

Letís go around the globe and introduce ourselves. Hi, my name is

_______________ from ________________.

 

MEETING TOPIC:

We read from ďAl-Anon Spoken HereĒ pamphlet P53. May we take a quick count of the number of brochures available on the line today?

 

FORMAT:

Leader asks for volunteers to read 4 questions and answers from the brochure.

2. Leader asks for a volunteer to speak for 5 minutes about

the reading.

 

SPIRITUAL TIMEKEEPER:

We have 3 minute shares. Do we have a volunteer to be our spiritual timer? Would the spiritual timer like to share first?

1. The floor is open for shares at this time.

 

The meeting closes at 15 minutes after the hour.

CLOSING:

Thank you to all who shared, read, and timed.

2. Letís close with Al-Anonís Declaration followed by the

Serenity Prayer.

3. Could we have a volunteer to be the secretary for the next

meeting:

 

MEETING SCHEDULE:

JANUARY 2, 2016

FEBRARY 6, 2016

MARCH 5, 2016

APRIL 2, 2016