a safe, inclusive community of hope, support, education and training for the recovery and professional communities in North Texas

Our History


Center For Spiritual Development

Dr. Tom Shipp, the long time pastor of Lovers Lane United Methodist Church translated his calling to provide help and recovery for the alcoholic, by drawing on his community of faith to realize this mission.

Since the early 1990’s the Twelfth Step Ministry has been providing recovery and support services to community members in North Texas. Then in December 2005 the Twelfth Step Ministry was formalized and incorporated with it’s own board of directors.


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Today’s Meetings


august, 2018

15aug12:00 pm1:00 pmSLAA Group - Closed to viewersSex and Love Addicts Anonymous, or S.L.A.A., is a program for anyone who suffers from an addictive compulsion to engage in or avoid sex, love, or emotional attachment. We use the Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions adapted from Alcoholics Anonymous to recover from these compulsions. The following behaviors have been experienced by members.

15aug12:00 pm1:00 pmSAA 12@12 - Closed to viewersSAA - Sex Addicts Anonymous A twelve-step program for recovering sex addicts. This fellowship offers a message of hope to anyone who suffers from sex addiction. The primary purpose is to stay sexually sober and help others to achieve sexual sobriety.

15aug6:00 pm7:00 pmMens AA and More (All men seeking sobriety)

15aug6:00 pm7:00 pmDual Recovery AnonymousDRA is an independent, self-help organization. Our goal is to help men and women who experience a dual illness. We are chemically dependent and we are also affected by an emotional or psychiatric illness. Both illnesses affect us in all areas of our lives; physically, psychologically, socially, and spiritually.


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