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Saturday, January 12, 2019

He looked through the church's database to find federal workers and asked members to stand on Sunday if they were affected. "We didn't want to look at them as a handout or people that were asking, but we wanted to be kind of proactive in that area," Johnson said. They found eight people were federal employees who worked in different areas, like the IRS and Social Security. Johnson asked for the money donated in regular offering to go toward the government staff members and asked the church's financial board to match it.

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Trumps madness? The Democrats can end this too by funding the wall.

Headline sucks. This isnt only Trumps fault.

#1 | Posted by boaz at 2019-01-12 03:32 AM | Reply | Newsworthy 1

"The Democrats can end this too by giving in to terrorism."

FTFY

#2 | Posted by DirkStruan at 2019-01-12 03:33 AM | Reply

This isnt only Trumps fault.

#1 | Posted by boaz at 2

He said he's proud to own it. Why not let him be proud?

#3 | Posted by Zed at 2019-01-12 10:51 AM | Reply

somebody has a decent pastor.

#4 | Posted by bayviking at 2019-01-12 11:03 AM | Reply

This isn't only Trumps fault.
#1 | POSTED BY BOAZ AT 2019-01-12 03:32 AM | REPLY |

True. McConnell is increasingly to blame as well.

#5 | Posted by bartimus at 2019-01-12 12:17 PM | Reply

Headline sucks. This isnt only Trumps fault.

#1 | POSTED BY BOAZ

Yes, it is Trump's fault you idiot.

There isn't a pile of crap yet from Trump that you haven't willingly eaten. It's pretty sad to see.

#6 | Posted by jpw at 2019-01-12 12:57 PM | Reply

1 day without a paycheck. BFD.

#7 | Posted by Sniper at 2019-01-12 01:02 PM | Reply

Try two weeks, moron.

#8 | Posted by DirkStruan at 2019-01-12 01:10 PM | Reply

1 day without a paycheck. BFD.

#7 | POSTED BY SNIPER

Unlike your unpaid stints, snippy, these folks aren't leaning on section 8, SNAP and other programs to bridge the gap.

#9 | Posted by jpw at 2019-01-12 01:15 PM | Reply

They just missed their first paycheck this Friday due to the shutdown and they are already in dire fiscal straights, oh my!

#10 | Posted by MSgt at 2019-01-12 02:08 PM | Reply

"1 day without a paycheck. BFD."

1 lifetime without any accomplishments. Sniper.

#11 | Posted by snoofy at 2019-01-12 02:09 PM | Reply | Funny: 1

"They just missed their first paycheck this Friday due to the shutdown and they are already in dire fiscal straights, oh my!"

You've never missed a meal in your porky life.

#12 | Posted by Tor at 2019-01-12 06:12 PM | Reply

They just missed their first paycheck this Friday due to the shutdown and they are already in dire fiscal straights, oh my!

Well their last check was only a half check so they were starting from behind.

#13 | Posted by TaoWarrior at 2019-01-12 06:20 PM | Reply

It's sad that churches doing good like this so rarely make the news.

#14 | Posted by Tor at 2019-01-14 12:41 PM | Reply

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