July 2019 | The Prison Issue

A front-row seat

Helping other guys not only keeps him sober, but gives him the gift to see God change lives

I’ve been working with other alcoholics since I was 10 months sober. They teach me more about my powerlessness over alcohol than any amount of Step work I ever did with my sponsors. I believe a tremendous amount of spiritual energy is released during a Twelfth Step experience when a sober drunk shares his recovery with one who is newly sober, or even one who is still drinking.

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