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Today I got a card from someone I don't know.

Today I got a card from someone that I have never met before. I cannot begin to tell everyone what it means when they hear my story and want to give back to me. I realize that the story I have effects different people in a different way, but this family said that instead of giving Christmas presents to each other this year, they wanted to buy for someone who really needed it this year. Their child (I don't remember if it was a son or daughter...I will have to read the card again) said that they heard my story on KCWN Christian radio in Pella and wanted to help me out. 

This sounds like a good idea. Christmas has become nothing to kids these days except a day to get more stuff, why not give to someone else. It really drives home the meaning of Christmas to the children.
The more I receive, the more I want to give to people. It absolutely amazed me to receive this card from a total stranger. Maybe next year our family will do that. I will have to talk it over with my wife before I say that we will, but it sounds like a good idea for us.

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