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We who are in AA came because we finally gave up trying to control our drinking. We still hated to admit that we could never drink safely. Then we heard from other AA members that we were sick. (We thought so for years!) We found out that many people suffered from the same feelings of guilt and loneliness and hopelessness that we did. We found out that we had these feelings because we had the disease of alcoholism.
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IF YOU WANT TO DRINK, THAT’S YOUR BUSINESS.

IF YOU WANT TO STOP, THAT’S OURS.

Do you feel that drinking is negatively affecting your life?
Do you wish you could quit, but you don’t feel like it is possible?
If you want our help, we are Alcoholics Anonymous and have found a new way to live happily without alcohol.

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Daily Reflection

 

For February 11

THE LIMITS OF SELF-RELIANCE

We asked ourselves why we had them [fears]. Wasn't it because self-reliance failed us? All of my character defects separate me from God's will. When I ignore my association with Him I face the world and my alcoholism alone and must depend on self-reliance. I have never found security and happiness through self-will and the only result is a life of fear and discontent. God provides the path back to Him and to His gift of serenity and comfort. First, however, I must be willing to acknowledge my fears and understand their source and power over me. I frequently ask God to help me understand how I separate myself from Him.

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February 11, 2016
  • PRISON COMMITTEE Meeting
    Starts: 7:00 pm
    Ends: February 11, 2016 - 8:30 pm

    Location: SEPIA Office, 444 N. 3rd St. Suite 3E, Philadelphia, PA 19123


February 15, 2016
  • TREATMENT COMMITTEE Meeting
    Starts: 7:00 pm
    Ends: February 15, 2016 - 8:30 pm

    Location: SEPIA Office, 444 N. 3rd St. Suite 3E, Philadelphia, PA 19123


February 16, 2016
  • UNITY COMMITTEE Meeting
    Starts: 7:00 pm
    Ends: February 16, 2016 - 8:00 pm

    Location: SEPIA Office, 444 N. 3rd St. Suite 3E, Philadelphia, PA 19123


February 17, 2016
  • SEPIA Website Subcommittee
    Starts: 5:30 pm
    Ends: February 17, 2016 - 6:30 pm

    Location: 444 N. 3rd Street, Philadelphia, PA


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New Part Time Flexible Staff Position at SEPIA office

Notice to all Members of the Five County Fellowship SEPIA is currently accepting applications for a new part-time (flexible 10 to 15 hours per week) administrative assistant position. Requirements are as follows:   Minimum of three years of continuous sobriety working... read more

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SEPIA covers the Southeastern Pennsylvania area, including the city of Philadelphia and the surrounding counties of Bucks, Chester, Delaware, and Montgomery. Our primary purpose is to carry the message of recovery to the alcoholic who still suffers. If you want to drink, that’s your business; if you want to stop, it’s ours.

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