Where did the A.A. symbol come from? Why did A.A. co-founder Bill Wilson choose the triangle within the circle?
In Alcoholics Anonymous Comes Of Age, he writes, “That we have chosen this symbol is perhaps no mere accident. 48 more words
“In January of 1918 Bill and Lois were married in the Swedenborgian church in Brooklyn, New York.”
“Bill learned that were all Swedenborgians, and the mystic aspect of the faith so fascinated them they vowed to explore it more deeply one day.” 588 more words
In and through community lies the salvation of the world. Nothing is more important. Yet it is virtually impossible to describe community meaningfully to someone who has never experienced it-and most of us have never had an experience of true community. 536 more words
When Homer Hausen of the Sioux City Cornhuskers hit Omaha Omahogs catcher Bill Wilson in the head with a bat it was the culmination of a feud a over a woman. 801 more words