Guilding light
October 2021 | Cooperation With Professionals (CPC) | Our Personal Stories

Guilding light

A member shares some powerful thoughts about AA’s patience, resilience and creativity during COVID-19

When I first read Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions with my sponsor some 10 years ago, I was struck by Bill W.’s description of AA members in the armed forces during World War II. Even though they were far from home and often in deadly peril, they were able to stay sober. With the aid of AA, they relapsed less and had fewer emotional binges than alcoholics back at home.


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