Northeastern Maryland Intergroup of AA

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Week of April 19, 2020

Foreward To Second Edition

"Our earliest printing voiced the hope 'that every alcoholic who journeys will find the Fellowship of Alcoholics Anonymous at his destination. Already,' continues to early text, 'two and threes and fives of us have sprung up in other communities.'"

-Alcoholics Anonymous, p.xv

Intergroup Service Opportunities

Our Intergroup Council will be nominating and electing new officers to serve for 2020 - 2022 Term.

We are asking members from our local homegroups to serve as Chairperson, Secretary, and Treasurer. We serve a two year term, beginning in July of the election year.

If you are interested in serving or would like to nominate a fellow member, please email us at A proposed nominee should have 3 years of continuous sobriety. We ask for nominations by May 9th Council Meeting and elections will be held at the June 13th Council Meeting. The elections will be held in accordance with the Third Legacy Procedures.

Service work is an essential part of our sobriety . . . Recovery, Unity, and Service . . . on page 191, Alcoholics Anonymous, we read "It would be hard to estimate how much A.A. has done for me".

Newcomers, Oldtimers, or just can't find your books . . . Big Books, 12 & 12, Daily Reflections, 24hr Book, Grapevine Literature . . . the list goes on . . .

If you need any literature or medallions . . . please send email to and arrangements can be made for purchase, pick up or delivery. If you can't afford a Big Book, please let us know and we will look for a solution. . . in love and service, your chair person.

MANY THANKS . . . in the spirit of the 7th tradition many individuals and groups are continuing to support the Intergroup with their financial contributions. A PayPal account is set up for group contributions and is accessible on the website menu. If you need information and assistance to set up a virtual basket for your homegroup, please email at


Institutions Committee

The Council would like to welcome Missy E. as our new Institutions Chair. This committee serves to fulfill one of our Intergroup's primary objectives to provide, facilitate, and monitor meetings at institutions in our Intergroup Area. You can find Missy at her home group, Any Lengths, on Thursdays at 7 PM (the virtual link is listed at If you have any questions, concerns, or would like to serve, please email

Answering Service

April 20 - April 26 Bel Air Women's Big Book
April 27 - May 3 Bel Air Big Book
May 4 - May 10 Rule 62


† virtual meeting
‡ actual sobriety date
12 April
Jenn C ‡ Swan Group 7 years
20 April
Sarah J Emmorton Beginners † 5 years
21 April
Dan J Sr Three Legacies † 33 years
Paul P Stay Stopped † 28 years
23 April
Bruce G ‡ ........................................ 38 years
26 April
Michele C ‡ Swan Group 16 years
27 April
Allyssa S Emmorton Beginners † 5 years
29 April
Joe G Monday Twelve Step † 3 years
01 May
Anthony M Fundamentally All is Well † 1 year
04 May
Mike Emmorton Beginners † 2 years
Jon M Monday Night Raw † 11 years
06 May
Dave H Monday 12 Step † 30 years
09 May
Tony Ab New Beginnings † 3 years
† virtual meeting
‡ actual sobriety date

Final Thought: “Today the remarkable unity of A.A. is one of the greatest assets that our Society has.” -Alcoholics Anonymous p.xix

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