John A. Marcolini (Pennsylvania)
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Jesus said, “Truly I tell you, this poor widow has put in more than all those who are contributing to the treasury.” - Mark 12:43 (NRSV)
I was awakened by the phone ringing at 6:00 a.m., and like any parent I immediately feared bad news about my children. Instead, I was alerted to a raging fire that was consuming a home four houses away. Even more devastating, the fire claimed the life of one of the...
No matter how little I have, I can always show God’s love to others.
Victims of fires
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