Hosted by Dick B. an active, recovered member of Alcoholics Anonymous; a retired attorney; and a Bible student. He has sponsored more than one hundred men in their recovery from alcoholism.
In 1990, his interest in A.A.'s Biblical/Christian roots was sparked by his attendance at A.A.'s International Convention in Seattle. Since then, he has traveled widely; researched at archives, and at public and seminary libraries; interviewed scholars, historians, clergy, A.A. "old-timers" and survivors and relatives of A.A.'s co-founders; and participated in conferences, programs, panels, and seminars on early A.A.'s spiritual history.
Dick B.’s body of work on the history and successes of early Alcoholics Anonymous includes over 30 published books that have been circulated around the world.
Considered by most to be the world's number one authority on the history of Alcoholics Anonymous.
Dick now host this informative radio program here on Take12Radio.com
This Weeks Topic:
The Conversion of Bill Wilson Part 1,2,3,4
Co-Founder of Alcoholics Anonymous
You’ll note the details about Bill’s decision for Christ at the Calvary Rescue Mission and his belief he had been born again. You will see the many examples of conversion experiences that Bill might have run across, just following his own “hot flash” experience—the event resulting from his call for help to the “Great Physician” and his vision that he had been in the presence of “the God of the preachers.”
Part 1 Part 2
Part 3 Part 4
Documented, Accurate, Authoritative, Timely A.A. History and Christian Recovery News from Leading A.A. Historian-Author Dick B.
Our guest today is Tim K. from Colorado. In just the short time we've known him, he's clearly been a dynamic and productive Christian leader, Tim will tell you about his family, education, religious background, job, 12 Step fellowship experience, and plans for the future. We particularly look forward to hearing what Tim has done and is doing with the "Came to Believe" (Clarence Snyder) retreat in his Colorado area.