Dear Lord, you are my strength and joy. I will rejoice in the day you have made. Thank you for police and firefighters and doctors and Lord I also thank you for the judges, dentists and teachers. Without your power for those community helpers we would be lost. Amen.
Shirley McGhee Harvey, St. Louis CME, Warner Robins
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