What happens when you give?

Reaching the Lost

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Your giving helped me and my mom go on the Russian mission trip. It was amazing to see how God completely softened hearts even in a culture where relationships are very slow-paced and friends are not easily made. One example: we met a girl in the park who was only visiting for the same week...

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Building Foundations of Faith

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Your giving supported children's and youth programs that provided a strong faith foundation for our son and ensured his eternal destiny. My husband and I married in 1976 and, as most young couples, we wanted to start a family. Year after year passed, still no children. We thought God...

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Future

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FUTURE: "What a blessing it is to be able to take my precious child to a place where she can interact with others in a loving environment filled with people who want to tell her more about God and purposefully say and do things that reinforce Christian beliefs. I pray that all of those who...

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Hope

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HOPE: "Every day I encountered people who knew something was missing, who were in physical or emotional pain and had no hope. I watched their faces change as they heard about God's plan of salvation through Jesus Christ. Hearing them pray to accept Christ and to know that they now have hope of...

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Joy

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JOY: "Being friends with people of special needs has always been on my heart. God breathed life into all of us, no matter what our eventual need would be. He created those with special needs to be ministered to and to minister to others. There is not a Sunday that goes by that I don't look into...

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New Life

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NEW LIFE: "I came from another country. I like to live in the USA. One of the biggest difficulties for me is the English language because I can't communicate with others. One of my friends told me to go to an English class at the church. All of those working in this church are so wonderful and...

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Truth

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TRUTH: "VBS was especially meaningful for our family. I had the opportunity to teach a group of children with my friend. My daughter invited a car load of friends from her class at school. My boys were anxious to attend with their friends as well. In addition to all the fun, the most meaningful...

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Deeper Walk

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DEEPER WALK: "I really appreciate all of your wisdom and the commitment to our class. I am experiencing an unusual peace within me today and I am convinced that it is due to our Bible study. I am changing as a result and even my family has noticed a change in me. I am very encouraged by this...

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Encouragement

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ENCOURAGEMENT: "I am deeply grateful for your assistance in my desperate time of need. Without your help, my family and I would be at risk of foreclosure on our home. Thank you to the We Care ministry and for the Food Pantry who made me feel welcomed without judgment.*"  When you give...

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Care

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CARE: "I live in a senior adult community and I, like many of the residents, do not have a car. The church bus ministry allows me to attend on Wednesdays and Sundays and be part of my church family. Our drivers are wonderful Christian men who go above and beyond, helping us on and off the bus...

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