INSTANT COMPASSION

Scripture

Mark 1:41
Mark 1:40-45

About seventy-five years ago, a big city newspaper tried to entice new subscribers to get on their list by offering a free accident insurance policy with each new subscription …

The free coverage lasted for a year and it paid a flat fifty dollars per accident. One day the newspaper carried a full page ad to stir up interest in the campaign.

The ad read, “Yesterday a new subscriber who had received one of our free insurance policies fell from a bus, broke his leg in two places, lost four teeth, dislocated his jaw, strained his back and sustained a head laceration that required eighteen stitches. For this he received an immediate payment of fifty dollars. Send in your subscription…

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