Is AA simply faith healing with a higher power?

Is AA simply faith healing with a higher power? Would you treat Cancer with a "higher power". The 12 steps of AA do not always "work if you work it", although that is what is often claimed by faithful members...

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Overcoming-addiction-why-a-non-12-step-may-work-better-for-you

Overcoming-addiction-why-a-non-12-step-may-work-better-for-you I came across this piece from http://livelighter.org/ that I thought was really good because it illustrates the major differences between the faith-based 12 step solution and other solutions which are based on self empowerment. I do not have any time...

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Good luck on January the first

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Spirituality within 12 steps

Role of spirituality within 12 steps http://www.thefix.com/content/role-spirituality-within-12-stepsThe link above goes to a small article on" the fix" website which looks at different views on the way that the spiritual side of AA, and how it works. I left a comment...

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First Post (the start of “RecoveryfromRecovery”)

The start of the site. As I doubt google has spotted this site and there are probably not any humans reading this yet I thought I would just write a few things down about why I decided to walk away...

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