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by jeanross
13 May 2008
Forum: Newcomers backup
Topic: Recruited into BK from 12-steps programs?
Replies: 17
Views: 3004

Re: Recruited into BK from 12-steps programs?

It did not show because i did not turn the page!!!

lol. Oh, well ... :roll:.
by jeanross
13 May 2008
Forum: Newcomers backup
Topic: Recruited into BK from 12-steps programs?
Replies: 17
Views: 3004

Re: Recruited into BK from 12-steps programs?

Bkt-pit

Only came across your reply today, as for some reason it does not show when I looked at the newcomers posts- even though it said you had replied.

Thank you very much for your clear and helpful response, wish I had been able to let you know earlier,

jean
by jeanross
10 Apr 2008
Forum: Newcomers backup
Topic: Recruited into BK from 12-steps programs?
Replies: 17
Views: 3004

Re: Recruited into BK from 12-steps programs?

Do you think that it is correct that a person who is receiving treatment for addiction in a residential treatment facility funded by local government should be encouraged to attend meditation with BKs? What my question and post is about is the process of recruitment by BKs of newcomers via 12-step p...
by jeanross
09 Apr 2008
Forum: Newcomers backup
Topic: Recruited into BK from 12-steps programs?
Replies: 17
Views: 3004

Re: Recruited into BK from 12-steps programs?

thank you all for your great posts - so much there to take in! I have one question - how do BK groups engage with 12-step programs? Is it usually via workers in the rehabs that are BKs or do they ring up and offer a meditation service? This is the bit I am really ignorant about - how they come to be...
by jeanross
07 Apr 2008
Forum: Newcomers backup
Topic: Recruited into BK from 12-steps programs?
Replies: 17
Views: 3004

Re: Recruited into BK from 12-steps programs?

Thank you very much for your post. Exactly - Because information is withheld, people cannot see what they are dealing with. I keep reading about this same technique used in personal development/spiritual organisations/religiouns etc ... that want recruits. When I heard about Brahma Kumaris offering ...
by jeanross
04 Apr 2008
Forum: Newcomers backup
Topic: Recruited into BK from 12-steps programs?
Replies: 17
Views: 3004

Recruited into BK from 12-steps programs?

Hi there! new to this forum -- thanks for letting me join. I am interested in finding out more about how people come to find out about BK, especially through receiving treatment for addiction in 12-step rehabs or through 12-step meetings. Please help me find out about this, or any comments you have ...