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Stealing from God

Because I am my church's financial secretary, my children are familiar with the weekly trip to the bank. But one day my 3-year-old opened the bank bag and looked in.

"Where did all that money come from?" he asked.

"From the collection plates at church."

David looked at me wide-eyed. "Does God know you did that?"

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