Show Off Your Ugly Sweater With NOCYPAA
Saturday – December 17, 2016 – 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
St. Andrews Episcopal Church
2770 W Central Ave
Toledo, Ohio 43606
Come join NOCYPAA (Northwest Ohio Chapter of Young People in Alcoholics Anonymous). Wear your ugly sweater and join us for food, fun, and fellowship. We will have fries, pizza, pop, games and a lead speaker at 8:00. You are never to old for NOCYPAA, you just have to be young at heart, like “Steve and Stuff”. 🙂 A $5.00 donation will be appreciated in support of our 7th tradition.
“Each of us in turn – that is, the member who gets the most out of the program — spends a very large amount of time on Twelfth Step work in the early years. That was my case, and perhaps I should not have stayed sober with less work. “However, sooner or later most of us are presented with other obligations – to family, friends, and country. As you will remember, the Twelfth Step also refers to `practicing these principles in all our affairs.’ Therefore, I think your choice of whether to take a particular Twelfth Step job is to be found in your own conscience. No one else can tell you for certain what you ought to do at a particular time.
“I just know that you are expected, at some point, to do more than carry the message of A.A. to other alcoholics. In A.A. we aim not only for sobriety – we try again to become citizens of the world that we rejected, and of the world that once rejected us. This is the ultimate demonstration toward which Twelfth Step work is the first but not the final step.”