Don Weber (North Dakota)
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Whenever we have an opportunity, let us work for the good of all, and especially for those of the family of faith. - Galatians 6:10 (NRSV)
Saturday morning the phone rang, and a familiar voice asked, “Do you hoe gardens?” It was Verna, my 90-year-old widow friend. I was semi-retired with extra time on my hands, but I needed a few moments to think about her request. I worried that my hoeing skills weren’t good enough....
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