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Why I give through my church

My heart is moved by photos like this–families struggling with harsh realities in the wake of hurricane Sandy this week. My own family endured similar circumstances following Hurricane Katrina a few years ago. The loss of home, business, belongings (and … Continue reading

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Off to India!

I will be traveling today to India with four others (including 2 from Olmsted Community Church) to begin a mission exploration of that wonderful nation.  It will be my first visit to India, though I’m traveling with Rev. Dr. James … Continue reading

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Financing hogs

Yes, these are tough economic times, but I’ve found an investment that has really paid off for me.  Through the website Kiva.org, I have invested a small amount of money to help a woman begin a hog farm.  Rubylyn and … Continue reading

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