Monica A. Andermann (New York)
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[The Lord declares], “I will show my love to the one I called ‘Not my loved one.’ I will say to those called ‘Not my people, ’ ‘You are my people’; and they will say, ‘You are my God.’” - Hosea 2:23 (NIV)
At each Sunday service, a man at my church sits in the last pew and greets everyone who enters. It doesn’t matter who wanders into the church: stranger, newcomer, or homeless person. If he doesn’t know the visitor, he introduces himself and asks for his or her name. At the...
God loves me and knows me by name.
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