Promises: They do come true

Promises: They do come true

Throughout the big book of Alcoholics Anonymous there are several promises.  Some of them are better known than others.  Before I had gone through the twelve steps, the only ones I had heard of were the famous ninth step promises.  Those promises along with numerous...

Drug addiction and alcoholism: Are You Done Yet?

One of my first clear memories from early sobriety happened at a commitment when I was in a program.  I remember this guy standing up and yelling, “Are you done yet?!”  He then went on to explain that if you were not 100% positive that you never wanted to drink or use...

How the Twelve Steps of AA Helped Me Find God

The twelve steps of Alcoholics Anonymous are a road map to discovering and sustaining a spiritual way of life that is consistent with a design for living that I always yearned for but never felt I was good enough.  Once I surrendered to the fact that I have a true...