James R. Hayes (Tennessee)
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[Jesus] left [the disciples] and went away once more and prayed the third time. - Matthew 26:44 (NIV)
I had invited my friend and his wife to attend church with me for many years, but they had never shown any interest in coming. For a long time they had been on my prayer list as I asked God to lead them to the church. Many times my friend...
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