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I love my Saturday Abington meeting because it is so strong. The following qualities all contribute to its strength: The meeting only uses OA-approved literature and material downloaded from the oa.org website. Newcomers and returning members are acknowledged and given a Serenity Prayer coin and newcomer literature or a Welcome Back, We Care! packet. Greeters make a point of talking to these folks during the break and providing them with a printed telephone list of our group’s members. Members celebrating anniversaries of abstinence—thirty days and on—are acknowledged and provided with a Milestone Recovery coin. On the third Saturday of each

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