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A Life Worth Saving

After more than one relapse, he came to believe that God loved him too

When I came back into Alcoholics Anonymous, it was with the understanding that I would have no expectations. I first started going to meetings in 1994 after some outpatient treatment. I had a sponsor in name only. We didn't work the Steps, nor did we really connect on any level. I used the opportunity of my wife being out of town to drink again in 1998.

I came back to the program in 2000 after a short stint in a mental hospital, and found a sponsor that had worked the Steps with his sponsor and had offered to help me to do the same. I'll always love him for that. Things were going...

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