Mark Your Calendar!

The Big Country Intergroup of Overeaters Anonymous will host our Fall Workshop OVEREATERS ANONYMOUS IS A BIG TENT Saturday, October 27, 2018, at Baker Heights Church of Christ, 5382 Texas Avenue, Abilene, 70605. Our speaker will be Region 3’s new Trustee, Neva S. While there is a suggested donation of $20, those in residential treatment will have a reduced fee, and anyone needing financial help should request a scholarship. Download the flyer, feel free to distribute it, and come for a delightful day of Recovery!

Exciting February 2018

February 3rd Intergroup Meeting

    The Intergroup meeting is February 3, 2018, at 1:30 but the location is new. We’ll gather now at Baker Heights Church of Christ,  5382 Texas Ave, Abilene, TX 79605.  See map. Come to the parking area off Texas avenue and north of the church We’ll be in the education building to the right of the main church entrance.
You should attend if you hold an office in this body including if you were chosen at a group conscience to be a group representative. You should also attend if you are interested to see what happens at these quarterly business meetings or if you have a need to be in a group of compulsive overeaters to feel the Recovery.

February 24th Unity Day Workshop

In Overeaters Anonymous Unity Day was created to reaffirm the love and understanding shared by members of our Fellowship – with an emphasis on Tradition One, “Our common welfare should come first; personal recovery depends on OA unity.” Unity Day is observed annually in OA worldwide with a moment of silence on the last Saturday of February 11:30 a.m. PST.

Click here to download the flyer.

Telephone Marathon

In case of discomfort and need for support, call another member or connect to others on the OA Phone marathons Dec 24, 25, and 26th all day by calling  ‭(712) 432-5200‬. To connect you’ll need the code: 4285115 and the  poundsign(#).

Abilene Meeting Changes

We no longer have access to the room where two weekly meetings, the 5th Friday meetings and the Intergroup meetings have been held (100 Chestnut, Hinds Square Building, Suite 112.) See map. The noon  Monday meeting is now at the South Branch of Abilene Public Library in the Mall of Abilene. That meeting ill not take place on either Christmas Day or New Years Day two and three weeks from now.
The Abilene 8:00 A.M. meeting is now at Baker Heights Church of Christ,  5382 Texas Ave, Abilene, TX 79605. See map.
Our next Intergroup meeting is February 3, 2018, at 1:30 and location information will be announced when confirmed.
here will be no 5th Friday meeting December 29th, and a location will be announced by March 30th.

Two posts are new as of Dec. 11th, Don’t miss the first

December Twelfth

63680933 - december 12. text on white background   December 12th (12-12-each year) is Twelfth Step Within Day.
Celebrated on December 12 (12/12) each year to encourage OA service bodies, meetings and individual members to reach out to those within the Fellowship who are still suffering from compulsive eating behaviors.
What can you do to celebrate this day? Who used to come but no longer does? Can you contact them, visit, tell them they are missed?


June Intergroup Meeting

OA BIG country Intergroup will meet Saturday, June 3rd, at 1:30 P.M. in Abilene at Suite 112, Hinds Square Building, corner of South 1st and Chestnut.  Everyone is invited. Address: 100 Chestnut, Suite 112. Make sure your group has a representative in attendance.

You are welcome to attend the Buffalo Gap meeting Saturday morning 10:00 A.M. – Shades of Hope Conference Center
402-a Mulberry Drive, Buffalo Gap, TX 79508.

Looking forward to seeing you the 3rd!

February and March 2017 Huge Months

Big Country Intergroup will be busy the next two months!

  • The Schedule: February 4, Saturday, 1:30 P.M.Intergroup Meeting, 100 Chestnut, Hinds Square Building, Suite 112 (Come in south door, it’s the first door on the right.) Everyone welcome
  • February 24-25, 2017 – Why I Belong in OA – Workshop
    Wingate by Wyndham Abilene 3010 Catclaw Drive S. Clack St., Abilene, TX 79606, Friday, February 24 beginning at 7:00 P.M. Saturday, February 25, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Rooms are available at the hotel for $80.00 per night per room. Contact Wingate by Wyndam, Abilene (325) 690-6400 Cost: $20 (food not included. Bring your own or eat at nearby restaurants.)
    If money is a problem ask for a scholarship.
    Our speaker is from San Antonio.
    Register at
    Download Flyer.
  • March 24-26, 2017 – 2017 Region III Convention and Assembly, Discipline/Faith/Willingness ~ Hyatt Regency DFW, in Dallas, TX. Download flyer.

Our New Officers

  • Chair: Sharon D
  • Vice Chair: To be designated
  • Secretary: Barbara R
  • Treasurer: Shared by Joan B and Wanda S
  • Region Rep: Jennifer B
  • WSBC Delegate: Wanda S