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Twelfth Step Work Is AA (by R. J. M.)
OBVIOUSLY there would be no such thing as this life-saving fellowship called Alcoholics Anonymous, were it not for the regenerating two basic...
Calling All Hams
A letter in last August's Grapevine, describing the writer as an "AA Ham" and giving his government call letter, brought amateur radio operator "Lew...
An Open Letter to AA (by J. F. M.)
I AM a member of the Chicago group, starting my seventh year of continuous sobriety. I have many times read the Big Book, both for my own knowledge...
From the Grass Roots (by H. S.)
Often I have heard this expression, quote, he ain't ready yet; he needs to get kicked around some more before he'll accept AA, unquote. I have used...
Using Your Magazine (by O. T.)
MAY I suggest not only reading The Grapevine monthly but saving each issue for re-use? I mark the page number and subject on each issue under the...
From Our Mail (by F. H.)
I've been sitting here trying to imagine what you folks on the staff of The Grapevine are like and, for the life of me, I can't bring to mind...
From the Grass Roots (by G. R. M.)
While I have never thought of myself as an "old timer," I do however feel that I am one of the older members, having originally started as a member...
From the Grass Roots (by Anonymous)
First, I want to urge sincere thoughtfulness in the rendering of the Lord's Prayer. When it is a meaningless repetition of words it fails to lift our...
Too Many Saints and Experts (by C. Q. G.)
"An Open Letter to AA" (July Grapevine) asked: "Can anyone explain the difference between Twelfth Step work, working with others, and guys and gals...
One AA's Answer to Dr. Taylor (by G. Aiken Taylor, Ph.D.)
"HELL, I can't buy that!" A young and apparently successful member of AA reacted rather sharply to my question about the part God played in his...