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Interfaith coalition helps make Habitat home possible 28 February , 2011

Filed under: Interfaith Issues — Administrator @ 11:00 am
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Tears started to well up in Regina Stuckey‘s eyes Friday as she stood on a vacant lot in southeast Gainesville where, in the coming months, workers will start to build the lifelong renter and her three children an affordable three-bedroom home.

“It’s just a blessing,” Stuckey said. “God is good all the time.”

In a way, the family also has pastor Terry Jones to thank.

A network of pastors, priests, rabbis and Muslim leaders that formed to oppose Jones’ planned Quran burning last year has remained intact and raised more than half of the $65,000 needed to build the house through Alachua Habitat for Humanity, the first of what the group hopes will be many projects to come. READ MORE

 

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