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Monday Thoughts 3/23/2020

  “The best way out is always through.”  ~~Robert Frost ‘Morning is an important time of day, because how you spend your morning can often tell you what kind of day you are going to have.”  ~~Lemony Snicket “Of all the liars in the world, sometimes the worst are our own fears.”  ~~Rudyard Kipling _______________________________________________________________ #13 I am […]

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WFS Policy & COVID Updates

Women for Sobriety POLICY & COVID UPDATES   Dear Competent Women, I know it’s been a tough week. No matter where you are in the world, I can’t imagine that you haven’t been touched in some way by the current pandemic. As always, WFS and a whole community of 4C women are here to support and encourage […]

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Self-Imaging in Recovery – Free Webinar Tomorrow!

Stuck at home with social distancing? Hop on the phone and join WFS President/CEO as she delves deep into the topic of self-imaging in recovery. Workshop Description: Due to the impact of addiction on multiple areas of life, many people with a substance use disorder feel a strong loss of identity when they try to […]

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Monday Thoughts 3/16/2020

She remembered who she was and the game changed.”  ~~Lalah Deliah “Fear, to a great extent, is born of a story we tell ourselves, and so I chose to tell myself a different story from the one women are told.  I decided I was safe.  I was strong.  I was brave.  Nothing could vanquish me.  Insisting on this story was a […]

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WFS & COVID-19

Dear Competent Women, I am writing today to address the current coronavirus pandemic and its implications for the services of Women for Sobriety, Inc. First and foremost, I wish to share my love and compassion for any difficult feelings you are experiencing in this uncertain time. My brother and his family live in China, and […]

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New WFS Meeting – St. Louis, MO

WFS is proud to announce the start of a new face-to-face meeting! St. Louis, MO First Saturday of the Month at 9:00 Start Date: 3/7/2020 Please email [email protected] 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 […]

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Monday Thoughts 3/9/2020

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“I still get wildly enthusiastic about little things……I play with leaves, I skip down the street and run against the wind.”  ~~Leo Buscaglia “The possibility of the dream gives strength.”  ~~Lailah Gifty Akita Pearls of Wisdom: Great Mind “It’s faith in something and enthusiasm for something that makes a life worth living.”  ~~Oliver Wendall Holmes _______________________________________________________________ #11 Enthusiasm is […]

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Monday Thoughts 3/2/2020

“The best thing to hold onto in life is each other.”  ~~Audrey Hepburn “To be deeply loved, means a willingness to cut yourself wide open, exposing your vulnerabilities…hopes, hurts, fears and flaws.  Hiding behind the highlight reel of who you are, is the real you and that person is just as worthy of love.  There is nothing more […]

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WFS Winter Update

February 2020 Special Event: Chat with Laura McKowen On February 23, 2020 WFS Online hosted a chat with Laura McKowen, author of We Are The Luckiest: The Surprising Magic of a Sober Life One of the latest recovery books to hit bookstore shelves is We Are The Luckiest: The Surprising Magic of a Sober Life, written by Laura […]

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Monday Thoughts 2/24/20

“Letting go doesn’t mean that you don’t care anymore.  It’s realizing that the only person you really have control over is yourself.”  ~~Deborah Reber “The truth is, unless you let go, unless you forgive the situation, unless you realize that the situation is over, you cannot move forward.”  ~~Steve Maraboli “One of the most courageous decisions you’ll ever […]

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