From the October 1989 magazine.

A Frame Work for the Future

For quite a number of years now I have been working in the service structure of our wonderful Fellowship of Alcoholics Anonymous. I have had the unique opportunity of traveling around the area, meeting and sharing with in any dedicated and service-minded AA members, and so often I have heard a particular phrase mentioned: "The Fellowship of Alcoholics Anonymous must change to keep up with modern times and the problems of our society today."

When I first entered the doors of Alcoholics Anonymous nine and a half years ago, I was a very sick, confused, negative, depressed, and lonely...

-- Anonymous

Fanwood, New Jersey