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| Letters from our readers
by The Editors
Posted 1/02/20, 06:03 pm

‘The slow work of God’

[ Nov. 23 ] Thank you to Jamie Dean for an inspiring and hopeful article about WORLD’s Daniel of the Year, Michael Miller, and his ministry in Honduras. His comment that preaching to a “broken population” means you deal with “very significant loss and disappointment” was a reminder I needed as a teacher at a nonprofit school in Virginia. The world is broken, but God is not. —Rachel Hood / Grundy, Va.

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Quick Takes

News
by The Editors
Posted 1/02/20, 03:01 pm

USDA approved

An accident by employees of the U.S. Department of Agriculture left a fictional nation on a list of trade partners on the agency’s website. A USDA spokesman said an agency employee accidentally added the Kingdom of Wakanda, a fictional East African nation in the Marvel superhero movie Black Panther, during a staff test. A New York–based software engineer first discovered the error and published it to social media on Dec. 18. The website has since been updated to remove Wakanda from the USDA’s agricultural tariff tracker.


 

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Quotables

News
by The Editors
Posted 1/02/20, 03:01 pm

‘We became a self-licking ice cream cone.’

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