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In Order to Heal

May 2021 | Our Twelve Steps
As with an individual, there’s nothing like an inventory to help a home group stay healthy, happy and focused

Barn Raising!

May 2021 | Our Twelve Steps
A pandemic can’t stop this group from meeting in style, thanks to Vito and a lot of sweat and glue

A Time For Acceptance

May 2021 | Our Twelve Steps
The mother of an essential worker shares how AA helps her stay sane and grateful during a pandemic

Why Not Me?

May 2021 | Our Twelve Steps
When some questions cannot be answered it’s sometimes best to be grateful and just keep doing the next right thing

One Primary Purpose

May 2021 | Our Twelve Steps
Their group has hot coffee, donuts, comfy seats and all three shades.
But the most important thing of all is the message they carry

No Need to Fear

May 2021 | Our Twelve Steps
Alcohol convinced him he was all alone, unable to live life. The Steps brought him back into the light

200 Days & Nights

April 2021 | Fun in Sobriety
She’s never seen an in-person meeting. A newcomer mom stays sober with her computer every single day

Silver Lining

April 2021 | Fun in Sobriety
As COVID-19 completely alters the way we meet, one member looks for ways to embrace the change

Get out of your head

March 2021 | Making Amends
Anger and sadness sent this newcomer mom right toward the liquor store.
Luckily, she knew what to do

A Good Sign

March 2021 | Making Amends
Sullen and defiant, she sat in the cheery room and sulked. But something on the wall kept her there until the AA message could sink in


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