Each month we focus on the Step, Tradition, and Concept of the month, and provide a quote from Bill W.

Step 11

Sought through prayer and meditation to improve our conscious contact with God, as we understood Him, praying only for knowledge of His will for us and the power to carry that out.

Perhaps one of the greatest rewards of meditation and prayer is the sense of belonging that comes to us. We no longer live in a completely hostile world.

p. 105, Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions

Tradition 11

Our public relations policy is based on attraction rather than promotion; we need always maintain personal anonymity at the level of press, radio, and films.

Shot-in-the­-arm methods are not for us. No press agents, no promotional devices, no big names. The hazards are too great.

p. 91, Language of the Heart

Concept 11

The trustees should always have the best possible committees, corporate service directors, executives, staffs, and consultants. Composition, qualifications, induction procedures, and rights and duties will always be matters of serious concern.

Far more than most of the Trustees, these servants will be in direct contact with A.A. world-wide, and their performance will be constantly on view.

p. 37, Twelve Concepts for World Service