GUIDED BY GOD

Shortly after Mark's mother died his dad asked if I would take Mark shopping for new clothes. Shirts were too tight, pants too short, shoes pinching. Mark's father had never taken Mark shopping by himself—and so this shopping tripbegan our role in Mark's life.

I was teaching part time at the school Mark attended, and I noticed one week that he was traveling to and from school with another family. I offered to take Mark for the weekend, and both the mother of the family who was caring for him and Mark's dad agreed. So Mark came home with me Friday after school.

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