Combined Strength

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I need meetings to be strong, vibrant places where a variety of voices express recovery through each person’s story of experience, strength, and hope. I grow concerned when I hear about OA meetings shrinking or closing entirely. Fewer meetings with fewer members means danger for me. I need support, and I need to be able to reach out to others. It’s a vital part of my program. When OA meetings in my area closed, my home meeting, which had been a Hebrew-speaking OA-HOW meeting for more than eighteen years, discussed this concern and came to a group conscience decision that

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