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"Sandy Bottom Orchestra": Loving Your Enemies

Sandy Bottom Orchestra is a poignant story (based on a novel by American humorist Garrison Keillor) that illustrates how compassion heals bitter self-righteousness. This made-for-TV movie revolves around a rural community in northern Wisconsin: Sandy Bottom. Although Sandy Bottom is comprised of good people, the community is ignorant of cultural arts. This poses a particular frustration to Norman and Ingrid Green who move to Sandy Bottom from Minneapolis. Norman operates the local dairy, and Ingrid is Bethesda Lutheran Church's ...

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