From the February 2019 magazine.

Discussion Topic

Listening to old-timers

The writer of “My Place in the World” shares wonderful AA wisom he learned from many years of meetings he attended all over the world, things such as acceptance, feelings, sanity, faith and more. “What I have most wanted out of life was contentment,” he writes, as he keeps a keen eye on complacency and the importance of attending AA meetings after many years. 

What are some of the most imortant things you’ve learned from the time you’ve been in AA? What are some things you look out for? Can you recall some wisdom you got from the old-timers who helped you? What are some of these things you pass down to your sponsees? Is AA different now than it was long ago?

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