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Getting A Sponsor

| Grapevine Online Exclusives
One man’s extended journey through sponsorship

At Wit’s End May 2020

Magazine Issue May 2020 | Topics None

At Wit’s End

May 2020 | Getting Into General Service
A synonym strolls into a tavern

Back In Court

April 2020 | Home Group
She started calling out names. I waited and waited and soon I was the only person left. “Mr. F,” the judge said, looking right at me. “I won’t be putting you in jail today.”

Step Work

Magazine Issue March 2020 | Topics Personal Stories

Step Work

March 2020 | Puzzled
With speaker tapes, laughter, wrong turns and sore feet, he’s learning to enjoy life, putting one foot in front of the other

Borrow mine

January 2020 | Spiritual Awakenings
I said “Jim, maybe you could use my Higher Power.” I told him I was sure he wouldn’t mind. Jim thanked me and we never spoke of the God thing again.

Start with a Prayer

December 2019 | Remote Communities & Sober Holidays
With love and lots of determination, a member tries to carry the AA message to a remote community in New Mexico

Gotta write it down

April 2019 | Relapse

Suit-Up and Show-Up!

March 2019 | What’s On Your Mind?
Just “not drinking” turns this AA into a dry drunk. It takes the Steps and Service to bring him back to life


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