It was 80 years yesterday (12/11), an alcoholic named Bill Wilson was admitted to a New York hospital.
He had just celebrated his 39th birthday. 133 more words
Throughout A.A.’s history are indications of the devil’s handiwork. These are small things, perhaps, but indicative nevertheless. It was still astounding to discover that occultist Emanuel Swedenborg had written about ‘twelve steps’ more than one hundred and fifty years before the creation of Alcoholics Anonymous. 118 more words
“But messages as to the availability of grace, salvation, and the mind of Christ presented a strange and soon unacceptable Christian package for Bill and Lois Wilson. 45 more words
One of my latest stories got picked up from a retweet to a wider audience. This is new territory for me and I have Ken Anderson to thank for passing it along. 77 more words
I have discovered that this program called Alcoholics Anonymous is dangerous in ways that may be difficult to understand. Most people, in general, need to find self-love and empowerment. 1,034 more words