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Generosity Multiplied

Gift for church activities building keeps on giving

By John Pierce

ATLANTA — An anonymous gift of $270,000 was offered to Wieuca Road Baptist Church in 1967 to build and equip a new facility for recreation ministry — and to provide a couple of college scholarships. The donor, who chose to remain anonymous, … was not a Baptist, [but] had been pleased with the positive impact the expansive youth and activities ministries of Second-Ponce de Leon Baptist Church … had made on his children. So he wanted to see such ministries available at another church — and perhaps another.

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