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The Bowl Refilled
He had to give up knowing all the answers to get sober
I'm 66 years old and am six years sober. These have been the finest, most rewarding years of my life. I believe I was born an alcoholic.
As an agnostic, the question often posed to me is, "How can you work the Twelve Steps if you don't believe in a God of your understanding?" I know I don't know if there is a "divine being" whose name is God. Who am I to say if there is? Who am I to say there isn't? Many don't know what agnosticism is. They assume it's an anti-God sentiment. Just as there are assumptions and opinions about agnosticism, there are plenty of assumptions and opinions...
Searching for Acceptance
In order to stay sober, she had to accept the truth of who she really was
An AA talks about how the Program helped him through a debilitating illness
Stumbling Blocks to Sobriety
It seemed she had every reason to think her way to a drink