My Story - Esther T

My Story – Esther T

How long have you been clean?
30 yrs. 7 mos. & 14 days

How has your life changed since you’ve been in recovery? 
My life made a shifted 360 degrees… I can write a book about how much my life has changed. I am not the same broken woman I was 30yrs ago

How important is it to have a sponsor? Having a sponsor is extremely important as she is the person guiding me in the spiritual principles.

How have you been involved in Narcotics Anonymous Service? I have been involved in service since the beginning of my recovery from greeter, coffee maker, Secretary, alt. GSR, GSR, and treasurer at the group level, to Alt. secretary, secretary, alt chairperson and Chairperson at the area level H & I committee, Phone line, Convention committee. I’ve sponsored women for 29 yrs.

Tell us about your home group. 
I’m relatively new to the area and my home group welcomed me and made me feel a part of the area immediately. This is the norm for my home group, they have greeters that welcome everyone coming in and ensure they seek out newcomers to the group.