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Give It Some G-A-S

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When I came into OA in 1983, I was taught early on about the G-A-S that makes the program run: Gratitude, Abstinence, and Service. I started my service by giving rides to meetings, arranging for my two daughters to babysit so young mothers could get to meetings, and making at least three phone calls every day. I set up the meeting rooms by showing up early and placing literature on the table. As my program evolved, so did my service. I held a service position in each of my meetings. I ordered literature. Whatever needed to be done, I was

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