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Walking with Bill & Lois

May 2020 | Getting Into General Service
A Stepping Stones volunteer shares his AA story and some wonderful moments at our cofounder’s home

My Journey in AA

Web Exclusives | Grapevine Online Exclusives
From a “devout” atheist to a faithful member of Alcoholics Anonymous

A More Likable Me

April 2020 | Home Group
After years of anger and self-pity fueled by liquor, he used the tools of AA to become a kind, loving dad

Serendipitous Jewel

January 2020 | Spiritual Awakenings
The “Society of Second Chances” saved his life the third time around

So all can understand

October 2019 | Is AA Accessible to all who need it?
A longtime AA interpreter shares her wonderful journey and all the joy it brings

1,047 days

August 2019 | African-American Alcoholics in AA
A member shares gratitude through some tough early days of sobriety‚

A Big Book is born

May 2019 | Our Big Book–80 Wonderful Years

Hiking to Sobriety

May 2019 | Our Big Book–80 Wonderful Years
Trudging “the road of Happy Destiny” had a special meaning for these AA hikers

Grave danger

February 2019 | Stories by Our Longtime Members
Bored with the same old meeting routine, he had become a “sober fossil.” Time to dust himself off

In silent wonderment

February 2019 | Stories by Our Longtime Members
He hoped his anniversary would pass by unnoticed, but he was in for a surprise


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