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Kristen writes at her parenting blog, We Are THAT Family and is author of Rhinestone Jesus: Saying Yes to God When Safe Sparkly Faith is No Longer Enough and founder of The Mercy House. Follow Kristen on twitter as @WeareTHATfamily.

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  1. Kristen,
    I just love this: When we do something for someone who can’t do something for themselves, we are really doing something for God. And ourselves. Our church has Ninos De Mexico as their missions. My husband and I sponsor a girl from that orphanage. It is a delight to get her letters, and see her smile. My biggest joy was when she got baptized. I send her money to buy Christmas & birthday gifts. Letting her know that we love her.
    Bless you for sharing Mercy House!!
    Blessings 🙂