Shirley Prince (Alabama, USA)
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Jesus said, “Whoever welcomes one such child in my name welcomes me.” - Matthew 18:5 (NIV)
One day at church I was very sad over the death of someone in my family. When worship was over, I stepped outside to the church playground. One of the two swings was broken, and the girl who was swinging told her friend that she could have her turn next....
When I show God’s love to others, my sadness turns to joy.
Someone who brings me joy
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