Came to Believe Recovery Retreat Hosted by Bay Area Recovery Groups
Discover the Original ‘Why’ and ‘How’ of our Addiction Recovery
“The Steps are like a medicine capsule with 12 ingredients —you take them ALL when you want to get well. How long do you want to stay sick?” Clarence Snyder, one of the first 40 members of A.A.
Experience the Twelve Steps as the A.A. Founders practiced and taught — in a matter of hours! Clarence Snyder and friends reclaimed this process in 1966 when they started weekend retreats. The retreats now number over 35 per year in the world. Early members of AA, such as Dr Bob and Clarence S, took people through the 12 Steps as early in their recovery as possible and in a matter of hours, and that’s what you can experience at this retreat. Clarence’s story is in the first three editions of the Big Book (#11, “The Home Brewmeister”). Using the AA Big Book, the 12 Steps, and the life-changing principles of the Oxford Group, the retreat shows you the way we have recovered from a seemingly hopeless state of mind and body and are now living in freedom from addictions. “…pick up the simple kit of spiritual tools…” as described in the A.A. Big Book, page 25.
100 Wright Dr, Loma Mar CA 94021
- 6 Meals and snacks provided
- Lodge and Cabin Style accommodations
- Double Occupancy $285
- Bunk House $230
- Tent site $205 (includes meals)
- Commuter (meals included) $125
- Single rooms available for those requesting child care. Please contact Casarah at firstname.lastname@example.org if you are in need of childcare for the retreat to discuss details.
- $100 nonrefundable deposit due at registration
- Payment (minus deposit) is refundable through July 26th
- Registration closes August 18th
- COVID requirements will be based on County Health Department guidelines at the time of the retreat.
- Check in starts at 3 PST