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Charity Begins at Home

How to Set a Tone of Loving Service in Your Family

By: Patricia Mitchell

Charity Begins at Home: How to Set a Tone of Loving Service in Your Family by Patricia Mitchell

It’s not a biblical saying. And if it’s taken to mean that only the people closest to us have a claim on our care, it’s not even a Christian idea.

But “charity begins at home” becomes a thoroughly Christian proverb when it refers to the fact that home is the first, best place for...

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