From the October 2017 magazine.


Through heat, sand and sniper fire, their AA group kept them sober to show up and do their jobs

Not only are there lots of atheists with decades of sobriety in AA, there have always been atheists in foxholes.

A graduate of a Christian high school, I enlisted in the Marine Corps at age 19. I had already discovered that the more I studied the scriptures and the more earnestly I prayed, the more I doubted the existence of any kind of God. I’ve rediscovered this many more times through the years. 

-- Eric C.

Traverse City, Mich., USA

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