Does Alcoholics Anonymous really help people stay sober? This seems to be the top questions people ask when evaluating AA. While it is true that AA helps some people stay sober, is this the only question one should ask?
Consider Jesus’ teaching:
The night of his betrayal, Jesus declared to his disciples, “I am the way, and the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.” (John 14:6). In him is life (John 1:4), and there is no other name under heaven by which we are saved (Acts 4:12). From this we can gather that pursuing Jesus, who is himself truth, is right and true and of extreme importance. Bill Wilson’s words may prove to help some live better in this life, but in Jesus we have something far better:
With that said, a final question remains: Who will you follow?