Step Eleven

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Mail Call for A.A.s at Home and Abroad (by L.A.)
WHAT is the most important Step, the beginner often asks. In my opinion, they are all important because they all interlock with the other. To me the...
Lest We Forget
STEP eleven suggests prayer and meditation. We shouldn't be shy on this matter of prayer. Better men than we are using it constantly. It works, if we...
Working Step Eleven (by The Golden Gater)
THERE are different ways to improve "our conscious contact with God as we understand Him." Some of us take a religious way by going to church,...
What a Spiritual Awakening Means to Me (by J. A. L.)
RECENTLY I have heard more and more speakers remark, "It is easier to get sober than to stay sober." In my opinion this need not be so. For more than...
Twelve Steps and the Older Member (by J.E.)
IN the maintenance and growth of a spiritual experience over the years, Step Eleven has a number of distinctions uniquely its own. For one thing, it'...
With Heart and Mind (by Art L.)
IN A PROGRAM WHICH WE ARE ENJOINED to practice "Just For Today," the subjects of New Year's resolutions is at best a risky one. "Forget the past," we...
Never Too Late (by G. H. C.)
I CAME INTO AA WHEN I WAS SEVENTY-ONE years old. I am now eighty-one and have not taken a drink. I went to New York to work from a small village when...
From the Grass Roots (by M. L. M.)
THE item in March Grapevine [Grass Roots] by J. B. of Atlanta has started me thinking. In my opinion this is good, because when we don't agree with...
Pro and Con (by Howard B.)
Brief comments and excerpts from letters containing opinions pro and/or con specific items (including the Grapevine itself) will appear in this...
Po Box 1980 (by M. U.)
You made me realize that we who have the gift of hearing often do not fully appreciate this gift. Thanks for reminding me. I hope I will now give...