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My prayer was answered

February 2022 | Getting Through Tough Times
I would say out loud in meetings that, “God let me down. I went to church and was praying to stop drinking and now I’m stuck here in AA.” Finally a guy cross-talked me.

In all our affairs

December 2021 | Remote Communities & Sober Holidays
A month later I was in a prostate cancer survivor group. It became clear to me that by using what I learned in my AA program, I was able to help other cancer patients as well as myself.

Caution: Busy life

October 2021 | Cooperation With Professionals (CPC)
Work, travel, caretaking...how could she ever get to enough meetings? The answer was just a phone call away

Leaning In

September 2021 | Young & Sober!
After devastating news, he dives into the program, walks through the fear and holds onto faith

Good friends & epic dances

September 2021 | Young & Sober!
Once in a lonely basement guzzling vodka, she’s now living a full, active life

Reason to Celebrate

July 2021 | The Annual Prison Issue
With only a few months in AA, how would she ever get through July Fourth sober? Luckily, she had a plan

Estranged

April 2021 | Fun in Sobriety
Drinking buddies for 20 years, she and her sister were best friends. That is, until one of them sobered up

Distracted

March 2021 | Making Amends
He was feeling disconnected and losing interest in his virtual meetings. That’s when he came up with a plan

Misunderstood

February 2021 | Sponsorship
The man he met said he was “naturally incapable” of grasping what we have. This member doesn’t agree

Mission accomplished

February 2021 | Sponsorship
A trip to help a sick sponsee becomes a powerful reminder of the message and love we get to pass on

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