Scott H is from Pennsylvania and grew up in a family of 4 boys and a father who was gone most of the time. He was the youngest of 4 and began to get into trouble at a very young age Smoked his first cigarette in the 3rd grade then Beer by 5th Grade. Then graduated into much harder drugs and Juvenile Delinquency. Attended his first 12 Step Meeting in 1979 in the 9th grade inside Juvenile Hall. Had a Huge Spiritual Religious Experience at age of 19 then later again at age 26 When he decided to become a Youth Pastor working with Troubled Incarcerated Youth with Youth For Christ. In Spite of all that he was able to quit drugs and alcohol but never could seem to get past Step 3. He is a Blackout Codependent. with 8 failed back surgeries he became addicted to Opiates and Benzodiazepines. Today he has gone through all 12 steps 4 Times.. and continues to grow and trust God and The Big Book and his Big Big Book The Bible to Celebrate Recovery and lead others in his very own fellowship "The Jokers Wild" using the Big Book of AA for ALL Addictions and Afflictions... Including Codependency and Love Addiction.
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Resources from this meeting:
Jokers Wild Daily Recovery Meeting Daily from 4:00 - 6:00pm Eastern Time
Zoom ID: 860 9988 3843 PW: JokersWild (case sensitive)
PPG Recovered Codependents
Big Book of Alcoholics Anonymous
Outro music is “Standing Still” by Cory Ellsworth