Belinda Jo “B.J.” Mathias (Mississippi, USA)
Jesus said, “A new command I give you: Love one another. As I have loved you, so you must love one another. By this everyone will know that you are my disciples, if you love one another.” - John 13:34-35 (NIV)
The morning after a hurricane moved through the southern United States, I ventured out to my back porch to check on my plants. With lights turning off and on as the electrical company worked on power lines, I saw that most of my plants had done fine except for a...
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