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The Oldest Clubhouse in the World
After making the local news, this former son of a preacher found himself at a meeting in Ohio
I had my first drink the night I graduated from high school in May of 1957 in a small town in Kentucky. My father was the pastor of the largest church in our area and at which the principal of the high school was a very active member.
I would sometimes assist him in his capacity as a math teacher. I had already "gone forward" during the "invitation" at the end of a sermon at a previous church where my father pastored in Indiana and declared that God had called me to be a preacher. And I preached on occasions at my father's church and other churches. The plan for my life was to...
What Are the Requirements?
An AA considers religion in meetings in the context of the Third Tradition
Like a Second Skin
Her obsession to drink clung tightly until she began practicing Step Three
A Tapestry of Understanding
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All and All
The enormity of the task set before him in Step Eight scared him off–at first