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Willing to Serve

April 2020 | Home Group
After five DUIs, he was given a choice. Lose his top secret clearance and end his Navy career—or report to AA

Forgiveness Set Me Free

April 2020 | Home Group
My hatred for this man was festering in my soul. I sat there in court praying that he’d get a life sentence. Then he got up and spoke.

Walkin’ Funny

April 2020 | Home Group
Stranger things have happened at an AA home group, but this Sunday morning’s was pretty good

Walkin’ Funny

Magazine Issue April 2020 | Topics Gratitude Homegroup/Meetings Spirituality

Forgiveness Set Me Free

Magazine Issue April 2020 | Topics Emotional Sobriety Letters from Readers (Dear Grapevine) Spirituality

Willing to Serve

Magazine Issue April 2020 | Topics None

Someone's gotta do it

September 2019 | Young & Sober
Who pays the bills? Who opens the door? Who buys the coffee? A member shares a few things she knows about how some groups work

Orange is the new insanity

December 2017 | Issue Title Here
A newcomer scrubs her way through the first three Steps. And scrubs and scrubs and scrubs

Just listening

May 2017
Though nervous to sit down with a woman she did not know, she had time, experience and with God’s help, an open ear

Worth the wait

March 2017
Stressed and lonely, she needed a meeting and almost gave up. Good thing she listened to her feet


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