From the April 1997 magazine.

Your Move

This is the Program

Responses from readers concerning two pieces in the November 1996 issue: "We Tread Innumerable Paths" and "A Larger Welcome"

I've never felt the need to write to the Grapevine until I read June L.'s article. I'd like to specifically address the statement, "After my long and mutually tolerant relationship with AA, I've been having increasing discomfort with a pervasive Christian influence and with Big Book fundamentalism."

Why do certain members within the Fellowship of AA continue to struggle with the fact that there's so much talk about God in AA? Why wouldn't there...

-- John J.

Moline, Illinois