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The Unreached Among Us:
The Power of Love

August 2014

by Dan, a CCN contributor who serves the unreached at his doorstep

It was 5 a.m. and the phone was ringing. It wouldn’t stop so I answered. Bishal, an immigrant from Asia that I had become friends with, asked me to come to the hospital to pray for his father. When I arrived, the entire family was standing beside the bed, waiting. The doctor’s body language implied that he had never experienced Asian culture in his American hospital before: When someone is sick, everyone comes. More than 35 family members crammed into that tiny ICU room. Keep reading.

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