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Re: [MOL] Bridget



DITTO, Bridget....You said it just right!!  xo Dean
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From: <joicy@clergy.net>
To: <mol-cancer@lists.meds.com>
Sent: Thursday, August 31, 2000 9:58 AM
Subject: [MOL] Bridget


> Thanks, Bridget -- I think we all share a common concern that those
> in need not be forgotten. I just didn't want anyone to get the
> impression that ALL churches are like that, when they can actually be
> a means of accomplishing what none of us could do alone! But like
> everything else, you have to pay attention to where the money is
> going, and check it our before you give. Love and prayers, Joicy
>
>
> >I have a feeling Joicy, that any church that you Pastor would be
committed
> >to helping the community. I think Dean was talking more about those "BIG"
> >churches that cater to the wealthy of their parisheners and forget about
the
> >poor. You don't generally find these in small towns but in larger urban
> >settings.
> >As a child, I used to listen to my parents agonize over how to donate 10%
of
> >their income to the church and still manage to feed all 7 of us. And
every
> >Sunday for 2 years I went to Church and listened to our Pastor ask for
more
> >and more money so he could finish building his $2million modern, circular
> >"museum" (as I called it) after my beloved house of God
> >was burnt to the ground. He visited our home every Sunday and never once
was
> >there an offer to help us even though it was obvious we needed it. Every
> >Priest in our Parish (4) drove a brand new car every year and the Glebe
was
> >more mansion than house. Believe me, they suffered little.
> >I'm glad there are Pastors like you in this world, Joicy. God bless and
keep
> >you as I know He will.
> >Your friend,
> >Bridget
>
>
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