From the October 1994 magazine.

Your Move

Outdated Principles?

Responses from young readers on the topic of singleness of purpose

I am thirty-four years old and have been sober in AA for a little more than six years now. I am very grateful to my Higher Power for working through Bill W. and Dr. Bob and creating AA for those of us who suffer from the disease of addiction.

Singleness of purpose may have worked well in the 1930s but this is the 1990s and it is obviously out of date.

I attend a lot of meetings in surrounding cities and I have noticed that most of the people attending are addicted to drugs other than alcohol. I...

-- Stephen M.

Fayetteville, Indiana