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New WFS Meeting – Elizabethton, TN

WFS is proud to announce the start of a new face-to-face meeting! Elizabethton, TN Fridays – 12:00 pm Start Date: 4/26/2019 Please email 1089@womenforsobriety.org with questions and to obtain the exact location of the meeting. Please join us in extending our gratitude to the volunteer Certified Moderator who has made the commitment to bring the […]

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Monday Thoughts 4/22/2019

“Either I will find a way or I will create a way; but I will not create an excuse.” ~~Anonymous “Running away from a problem only increases the distance from the solution. The easiest way to escape from a problem is to solve it.” ~~Unknown “When you first start off trying to solve a problem, the first solutions […]

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Organization Update – 4/19/19

Hello Competent Women! Thanks for checking in! My apologies for being MIA – first I was in Florida at the ASAM conference, and then I got sick – again, ugh (I think I might be allergic to spring in PA). It’s late and I’ve been working on financials all day so I don’t have a […]

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Monday Thoughts 4/15/2019

“I felt my lungs inflate with the onrush of scenery—air, mountains, trees, people. I thought, ‘This is what it is to be happy.’” ~~Sylvia Plath “For every minute you are angry, you lose sixty seconds of happiness.” ~~Ralph Waldo Emerson “Happiness is not something ready-made. It comes from your own actions.” ~~Dalai Lama Statement #3 Happiness is habit I am […]

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Monday Thoughts 4/8/2019

“If you don’t like something, change it. If you can’t change it, change your attitude.” ~~Maya Angelou “Doubt yourself and you doubt everything you see. Judge yourself and you see judges everywhere. But if you listen to the sound of your own voice, you can rise about doubt and judgment. And you can see forever.” ~~Nancy Lopez “Have you recently been […]

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Monday Thoughts 4/01/2019

“For many years before leaving on Safari, I carried the same old map around in my pocket. The map was torn and faded from so much use, but it was always there like a comfort to me when I needed to know where to go. The map had lands on it that might appear strange to some, […]

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Organization Update 3/29/19

Hello Competent Women! Quick post today to show you the beautiful full-color brochures that just came in this week. This is a real milestone for WFS. Can you believe that in over 40 years, WFS has never before had an official color brochure? I can’t wait to give these away to all the addiction doctor’s […]

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Monday Thoughts 3/25/2019

“I like to think of ideas as potential energy. They’re really wonderful, but nothing will happen until we risk putting them into action.” ~~Mae Jemison “The universe doesn’t give you what you ask for with your thoughts—it gives you what you demand with your actions.” ~~Steve Maraboli “Have a bias toward action—let’s see something happen now. You can break […]

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Organization Update 3/22/19

Hello Competent Women! Here’s this week’s happenings at WFS: Teddy Bear Challenge BunnyH shared that we are up to 28 bears being customized and donated to this year’s Teddy Bear Challenge drawing. But we only have 13 donors so far! I guess everyone is just going to get 2 bears each… unless you donate today! We […]

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Monday Thoughts 3/18/2019

“Believe in yourself. You are braver than you think, more talented than you know, and capable of more than you imagine.” ~~Roy T. Bennett “The only person who can pull me down is myself and I’m not going to let myself pull me down anymore.” ~~C. Joybell C. “Believe it can be done. When you believe something can be […]

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