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Each week, the team behind GodTube and GodUpdates shares the story behind your favorite Christian songs, trending news stories, and Christian celebrities.

Hair On Baby’s Toe Leads to Scary Hospital Trip | 13-Year-Old Saves 4 Sisters Then Dog Saves Him
Today at 5:00 AM

Hair around a toe may not sound like a big deal. But, in fact, it can have dire consequences, especially for babies. And following her infant son’s surgery, Olivia Quinn is urging parents everywhere to keep a close eye on their children’s fingers and toes!

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Briar Omar is not only courageous but a hero. This 13-year-old risks his life to save his four sisters from a fire and then the family dog helped save him!

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Missing 3-Year-Old Found Alive, Man Credits God | 7 Off-Duty Firefighters Save Man’s Life on Plane
Last Friday at 5:00 AM

Christopher Ramirez, a missing 3-year-old boy found alive in Texas, is home safe and sound thanks to divine intervention. And the boy’s rescuer, Tim Halfin, gives God all the glory for leading him to the boy’s location.

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During a recent flight, seven off-duty firefighters were in the right place at the right time in order to save a man's life.

To see videos and photos referenced in this episode, visit GodUpdates!
https://www.godupdates.com/missing-3-year-old-found-alive/
https://www.godupdates.com/off-duty-firefighters-save-life-on-plane/


Doctors Use Sandwich Bag to Save Tiny Baby | Father And Son Cry Together Holding Miracle Baby
Last Wednesday at 5:01 PM

When Gill Glegg gave birth to her premature baby 3 months early, the tiny girl was only about the size of a bag of sugar. Doctors feared little Darcey Glegg wouldn’t make it but this miracle baby fought hard and overcame all the odds!

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A touching video went viral of a father and son crying uncontrollably as they held miracle baby Giovanna. Thank goodness the family caught this sweet moment on camera!

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Bride Flies 800 Miles, Dances with 94-Year-Old Grandpa After Wedding |TobyMac Talks about Losing Son
11/29/2021

One bride traveled over 800 miles to share a first dance with her grandpa in her wedding dress. And the heartwarming moment was captured on video!

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Christian singer TobyMac took a moment during a concert to reflect on the loss of his firstborn son, Truett McKeehan. And his words, along with the faith this man has shown while walking through every parent’s worst nightmare, are truly inspiring!

To see videos and photos referenced in this episode, visit GodUpdates!
https://www.godupdates.com/bride-traveled-to-grandpa/
https://www.godupdates.com/singer-tobymac-in-concert-son-truett/


Miracle Baby Born After Spina Bifida on Ultrasound | 11-Year-Old Hit While Walking to School Bus
11/26/2021

When doctors saw spina bifida in the ultrasound, they gave up on Christal and Bernard Dreyer’s baby. They even suggested terminating the pregnancy. But the couple refused and trusted God, instead. And he sent a miracle!

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A terrible accident while walking to the school bus landed 11-year-old Ne’maya Mitchell in the hospital fighting for her life. And as prayers and support pour in, her family holds on to the hope she’ll recover.

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Loretta Lynn’s Granddaughter Cried Out To Jesus | Dad Forgives Driver of Crash that Killed Daughter
11/24/2021

Loretta Lynn’s granddaughter Tayla was on a path of destruction until she cried out to Jesus. And now, she’s sharing her powerful testimony to help others.

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In this truly inspirational short story, a father forgives the unthinkable. Doctors pronounced 11-year-old Alysah Marin dead after a “serious vehicle collision” sent her and her family to the hospital. And even after such a devastating loss, her faith-filled dad, Daniel, is choosing to forgive the man responsible.

To see photos and videos referenced in this episode, visit GodUpdates!
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Man Makes Discovery inside New Clothes Dryer | Simon Cowell Gives Update on Nightbirde at AGT Finale
11/22/2021

When new dad Chris Blaze goes to buy a washer and dryer used that he found on the internet, he discovers something unexpected inside the dryer after he gets home. And this positive news story is sure to restore your faith in humanity!

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During the finale of America's Got Talent, Nightbirde's message of faith shows us that her faith is unwavering, even in one of her darkest moments.

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https://www.godupdates.com/buy-washer-and-dryer-used/
https://www.godupdates.com/nightbirde-message-of-faith/


Couple Shares The Secret Behind Their 86 Years Of Marriage | Cowboy Shuts Down Atheist On Plane
11/19/2021

One couple shares the secret of a happy union after celebrating 86 years of marriage!

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In this funny short story, an atheist and cowboy wind up sitting next to each other on a plane. And when the atheist wants to try and argue the existence of God, the cowboy knows just how to shut him down!

To see photos and videos referenced in this episode, visit GodUpdates!
https://www.godupdates.com/86-years-of-marriage-ralph-dorothy-kohler/
https://www.godupdates.com/atheist-and-cowboy-joke/


Waitress Gets A Note From A Widow Dining Alone | Groom’s Brother With Autism Gives A Best Man Speech
11/17/2021

One waitress gets a note from a widow after sitting down and talking with her during her shift. What a sweet interaction that had an impact on both women!

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When Madison married Jonah Waldron, the groom’s brother, who has autism, stood up and gave the most amazing speech at the reception. And there wasn’t a dry eye in the place!

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https://www.godupdates.com/waitress-gets-note-from-widow/
https://www.godupdates.com/groom-s-brother-autism-speech/


Woman Asked to Leave Gym for Belly Hanging Out, Internet Rallies | 9-Year-Old Delivers Baby Sister
11/15/2021

Shelby Rodriguez, a woman asked to leave a gym, turned to social media to express her disappointment after the humiliating experience. And she believes fat-shaming to be the true motive behind her “violation.”

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With no one else at home to help, a 9-year-old girl delivers her baby sister after her mom suddenly goes into labor.

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https://www.godupdates.com/woman-asked-to-leave-gym/
https://www.godupdates.com/girl-delivers-baby/


7-Year-Old Steps Up To Save Baby Sister | Star Gifts Truck to Man Who Housed The Rock When Homeless
11/12/2021

During a Tennessee house fire, a 7-year-old brother saves his sister when no one else could get to her. It meant climbing through her window back into the flames. But this little hero was willing to do whatever it took to get his baby sister to safety!

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Dwayne Johnson, or “The Rock”, gives away a truck to the man who took him in off the streets. And it’s a touching moment as the wrestler turned actor recalls the impact his friend Bruno had on his life.

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Driver With Windows Down Hears Baby’s Cries from a Ditch | He Died on Operating Table But Came Back
11/09/2021

Distraught mom Gena Wilson reunited with her missing baby boy after a determined stranger found the child just in time!

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He died on the operating table and realized in an instant there is life after death. Few of us are privileged to have one foot in this world and one in the next like Scott Drummond. He died on the operating table but came back to tell what he saw in the twenty minutes he was gone.

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Beloved Comedian Jeanne Robertson Dies, Age 77| Nicole Kidman Goes To Church, Her Friends Tease Her
11/08/2021

Jeanne Robertson, the comedian whose clean humor and relatable stories kept audiences in stitches, unexpectedly died on August 21, 2021. And our hearts and prayers go out to the grieving family she left behind.

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Nicole goes to church and she fiercely believes in raising her daughters that way. That's right folks, Nicole Kidman goes to church and trusts in God even though her friends tease her!

To see photos and videos referenced in this episode, visit GodUpdates!
https://www.godupdates.com/jeanne-robertson-the-comedian-dead/ https://www.godupdates.com/nicole-kidman-goes-to-church/

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Child Sobs as Car Crushes Mom, Then Officer Arrives | 14-Year-Old Facing Death Inspires Many
11/05/2021

A heroic deputy lifts a car off a woman at the scene of a terrible crash. And his tremendous act of heroism in this positive news story is earning Deputy Jon Holt so much applause!

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Grace Bunke was a bright shining light the moment she entered this world. This 14-year-old inspired so many while facing death and her mom is honoring her dying wish after she's gone.

To see photos and videos referenced in this episode, visit GodUpdates!

https://www.godupdates.com/deputy-lifts-car-jon-holt/ https://www.godupdates.com/grace-bunke-story-swim-across-america/


Wife Finds Husband Dead, 90 Minutes Later He's Alive | AGT Nightbirde's Heartbreaking Health Update
11/03/2021

Alistair Blake was dead 90 minutes. Everyone had given up hope — police, paramedics, even his wife. But then, suddenly, he came back, earning himself the nickname of Lazarus from medical staff. And his recovery is truly a miracle story!

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Singer Jane "Nightbirde" Marczewski stole the hearts of the judges and audience when she won the golden buzzer for her audition on America's Got Talent. Now, Nightbirde's health update is devastating news since her cancer has come back, and she has to leave the show.

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5-Year-Old Gets Mom to Run Thru Parking Lot in Rain |Stranger Tips Airport Piano Pianist With $60k
11/01/2021

A mom and her 5-year-old daughter had two choices: either run through the parking lot in the pouring rain or wait inside of Target for the storm to pass. And as they darted through the downpour headed for the car, something powerful hit this wise mom!

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One piano player at the airport was blessed with an incredible surprise when a stranger waiting for his flight raised thousands of dollars for him in tips!

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Mark Wahlberg Misses Mom He Called Every Morning |Police Officer Spots A Barefoot Homeless Man
10/27/2021

Actor and Christian celebrity Mark Wahlberg called his mom, Alma, first thing every morning. But her death in April of 2021 put an end to their daily chats. And now, Mark opens up about his grief and how he misses his mom every single day.

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When Atlanta Police Officer S. Thomas spotted a homeless man on the street with no shoes, she was quick to jump into action. What she didn’t know was that someone was recording her act of kindness!

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Death Took Her True Love But 3 Words Bring Comfort |Woman Shamed For Giving A Homeless Man Water
10/25/2021

Just three words make up Hannah Brown’s simple memorial tattoo — “last three beats”. She got them after a car crash claimed the life of her first love. But the powerful story behind the short phrase as well as the new purpose Hannah’s found reveals how God is always at work, even during tragedy!

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Barbara Mack bought a bottle of water for a homeless man outside a gas station during a heatwave. To her surprise, a stranger started shaming her for the kind deed. But what the other customers did next is truly inspiring...


Pierce Brosnan Leaned on Jesus After Tragedy |AGT Singer Nightbirde's Heartbreaking Health Update
10/20/2021

Actor Pierce Brosnan has known deep pain and loss in his life. But he has turned to his faith to get him through.

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Singer Jane "Nightbirde" Marczewski stole the hearts of the judges and audience when she won the golden buzzer for her audition on America's Got Talent. Now, Nightbirde's health update is devastating news since her cancer has come back, and she has to leave the show.

To see photos and videos referenced in this episode, visit GodUpdates!

https://www.godupdates.com/actor-pierce-brosnan-christian-celebrities/
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Lost Wallet Returned To Owner After 46 Years | Boy Saved From Alleged Child Abuse by Clever Waitress
10/18/2021

It is a wonderful feeling to find something that has been missing, especially if it’s been gone for a long time. In this story, a lost wallet is returned to the grateful owner after 46 years.

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What would you do if you saw something that wasn’t right? What would you do if you saw a father refusing to let his son have food? One waitress becomes a hero when she uses a secret message to save a boy from alleged child abuse.

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UPS Driver Delivers Own Baby En Route to Hospital | Dick Van Dyke Shares Youthful Secrets at 95
10/15/2021

There are few things more ironic than a UPS driver delivering a baby. In this video, a UPS driver makes a special delivery when his wife goes into labor.

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Is age just a number? Well, the spry and surprisingly flexible Dick Van Dyke seems to think so. He turned 95 in December and he is antsy to get back to living life the way it was pre-pandemic.

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Woman Lost at Sea Reunites With Rescuers 35 Years Later | Desperate Mom Brings Son To Job Interview
10/13/2021

You won’t believe this whopper of a tale about a woman who reunites with guardian angels 35 years after they pulled her from the sea. Desiree Rodriguez became quite the catch when Mark Pisano and Paul Strasser were out in the big deep blue for a day of deep-sea fishing.

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This story is one of the cutest things that I have heard in a while. An employer invites a mom to bring her son to an interview when she has no child care.

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Jimmy And Rosalynn Carter Share Secret To 75-Year-Long Marriage | Retired Dad Befriends Homeless Man
10/11/2021

In this video, Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter share the secret to their 75-year-long marriage. While many may know Jimmy Carter as the 39th president of the United States, his biggest role has been a faithful husband for 75 years.

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There are moments when we see great acts of kindness. In this video, a retired dad spotted a homeless man on the street, now they’re best friends.

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4-Year-Old Alerts Dad To Air Fryer Fire | Man With Alzheimer's Falls In Love With Wife Again
10/08/2021

One adorable 4-year-old girl saves the day after seeing her family’s air fryer burst into flames and alerting her dad about the problem.

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It's a heartwarming moment captured on camera when Peter Marshall, a man with Alzheimer’s, forgets his wife but then falls in love with her again.

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Husband Surprises Wife With Lost Wedding Video | Photo Of Dad Sleeping On Hospital Floor Goes Viral
10/06/2021

Couple Drew and Kayla Gottfried thought their wedding video was lost forever until one husband surprises his wife with their lost wedding video on their 14 anniversary.

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When Sara Duncan captured a photo of her husband sleeping on the hospital floor, she never expected it to spark conversations about parenting or go viral. But the image did indeed go viral and for all the right reasons!

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Olympic Runner Falls With Only 1 Lap Left | Deathbed Confession Reveals Dark Family Secret
10/04/2021

So many emotions swirl to the surface of the soul when a person begins looking for birth parents. But a deathbed confession reveals a dark family secret as Jane Blasio goes looking for her birth parents.

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An Olympic runner falls during the final lap at the Tokyo Olympics 2021 and that could have been it. But Sifan Hassan wowed the world with her astonishing comeback!

To see videos and photos associated with this episode, visit GodUpdates!

https://www.godupdates.com/olympic-runner-falls-sifan-hassan/ https://www.godupdates.com/looking-for-birthh-parents-jane-blasio/


Barber Shaves Own Head After Shaving Cancer Patient's |Amazon Delivery Driver Saves Carjacked Baby
10/01/2021

A man with cancer loses it when the barber turned the clippers on himself to show support!

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An Amazon delivery driver saved a baby left on the side of the road during a carjacking!

To see photos and videos associated with this episode, visit GodUpdates and GodTube!

https://www.godupdates.com/barber-shaves-his-head-for-cancer/
https://www.godtube.com/watch/?v=12C22CNU


Surprise Leaves Steve Harvey in Tears | Heartbroken Mama Stands Over Dead Bear Cub in Ranger's Plea
09/27/2021


Pool Drowning Warning By Grieving Mom | Sick Little Girl Visits Heaven Before Miraculous Healing
09/24/2021

A viral online video of Kinnady Devine is difficult to watch, but oh so powerful. While in the hospital battling a deadly disease, the sick little girl goes to Heaven. But don’t worry — she comes back praising Jesus and later makes a full recovery!

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Mere seconds is all it took for Nicole Hughes to lose her 3-year-old son. And after this horrible tragedy changed her life forever, this mom has a pool drowning warning she wants everyone to hear!

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Steve Harvey Gives Dying Man On Family Feud $25,000 | Stranger Saves Child with Deadly Facial Tumor
09/20/2021

Steve Harvey talks about the time he gave $25,000 to a dying man who was on his show Family Feud.

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A large facial tumor threatened to starve or suffocate 5-year-old Nagalem Haile. But then a stranger from far away came to the rescue!

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https://www.godtube.com/watch/?v=19FCCCNU https://www.godupdates.com/facial-tumor-nagalem-haile/


2 Brave Boy Scouts Heard Screams For Help | News Crews Show Up When Kids Report Teacher Removed Desks
09/17/2021

Two Boy Scouts may not seem like much help against high floodwaters, but they saved the life of a woman on a hot summer day.

Martha Cothren taught her students a lesson they’ll never forget when the teacher removed all desks from the classroom. And it’s a powerful reminder we all need to hear!

To see videos and photos associated with this episode, visit GodUpdates!

https://www.godupdates.com/two-boy-scouts-rescue/ https://www.godupdates.com/teacher-removed-all-desks-martha-cothren/


Tree Crashes Through Nursery Window | Mom's Warning After 18-Month-Old Hospitalized for Diabetes
09/15/2021

This heart-pounding, nail-biting video gives a whole new meaning to the Rock-A-Bye-Baby lullaby when a tree crashes through a nursery window but the baby emerges without a scratch!

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After a terrifying ordeal with her 18-month-old son, Maddox, Courtney Moore is sharing the warning signs of diabetes in toddlers.

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https://www.godtube.com/watch/?v=YZ67K7NX https://www.godupdates.com/warning-signs-of-diabetes-in-toddlers-courtney-moore/


Hero Saves 6-Year-Old From Alleged Kidnapping |True Story Of Christian NFL Player Kurt Warner
09/10/2021

One man, now being called a hero, saved a 6-year-old girl from an alleged kidnapping after jumping in his car and tracking down the suspect.

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The true story of Christian NFL player, Kurt Warner, will inspire everyone in his upcoming movie called ‘American Underdog.’

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https://www.godtube.com/watch/?v=YZ6YK7NX https://www.godtube.com/watch/?v=YZ6YZLNX


6-Year-Old Asks Jogger To Meet Her Dad, Takes Her To Funeral Home |4 NC Troopers Help Stranded Woman
09/08/2021

It must have seemed strange to jogger Emily Beineman when she was invited to meet a 6-year-old’s dad only to be taken into a funeral home. This CBS Sunday Morning video explains how that very thing came about.

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In this heartwarming story, four North Carolina troopers come to the rescue of an elderly woman who was stranded on the side of the highway after running out of gas.

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Girl With Autism Invited To Show Stuffed Dog at Dog Show |Button Battery Warning After Toddler Death
09/06/2021

A judge at an AKC dog show caught everyone’s attention for the kindness he showed to a little girl with autism sitting in the crowd. A video of the precious moment went viral, proving even a small act of kindness can have a huge impact!

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Krista Hamsmith’s toddler swallowed a button battery and it cost her her life. Now, the grieving mom is turning her tragedy into a life-saving mission to raise awareness of this danger to help save others!

To see photos and videos associated with this episode, visit GodU...


Police Detective Steps Up For Traumatized 7-Year-Old | Man Offers to Help Culprit Who Took His Dog
09/03/2021

Detective Mike Blair met 7-year-old Ronnie Oneal IV following a traumatic event no child should ever endure. But God had a powerful reason for bringing them together!

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A man had his dog stolen right from his yard. Once he realized she was missing, his heart broke, and he panicked to get the word out in hopes of finding his fur baby. He initially felt devastated and angry but wound up helping others in need in the end.

To see videos and photos associated with this episode, visit GodUpdates:

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Luke Bryan Looks for The Good After Tragedy | Pregnant Woman Gets Gift After Husband's Accident
09/01/2021

God works behind the scenes when a pregnant woman receives an incredible gift after a freak accident sends her husband to the hospital.

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Country Music Star Luke Bryan shares his determination to find the good in each moment even in spite of the tragedies he and his family have faced.

To see videos associated with this episode, visit GodTube:

https://www.godtube.com/watch/?v=1C29M1NU
https://www.godtube.com/watch/?v=YZ6GWWNX


Stranger Helps Handyman Begging For Work | Cracker Barrel Waitress Jumps Fence To Help Screaming Mom
08/30/2021

When Kentucky handyman Robert Simpson suddenly found himself unemployed, looking for work, and homeless due to COVID-19, he took to the streets with a sign. He wasn’t begging for money but rather for an opportunity. And God sent a Good Samaritan to give him just that!

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Check out this incredible story of a Cracker Barrel waitress who jumped a barbed wire fence to help a screaming mom on the side of the highway.

To see photos and videos associated with this episode, visit GodUpdates:
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1 of Colton Dixon’s Twins Was Born Without a Pulse | Rich Man's Wife Won't Help Him On Deathbed
08/27/2021

When Colton Dixon’s twins arrived, one of his baby girls was born without a pulse. So, the Christian singer and his wife prayed for divine intervention and got a miracle!

In a parable about a rich merchant with four wives, the man thinks he’s ranked his brides in order of their value. But when he finds himself gravely ill and facing death, the true identity of each of his 'wives' holds a valuable lesson for us all!

To see photos and videos referenced in this episode, visit GodUpdates:
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Hero Hockey Player Saved Teammate And Pregnant Wife |Angel Spotted After Patient Died On Helicopter
08/25/2021

Matiss Kivlenieks, a hockey player who died when fireworks turned deadly, ended up saving others that night. And his teammate, Elvis Merzlikins, hailed Matiss a hero after his sacrifice saved Elvis’ pregnant wife and unborn child!

Folks believe cameras caught an angel in the sky, rising over a helicopter after the patient aboard passed away in a video gone viral. What do you think?

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https://www.godupdates.com/hockey-player-who-died-matiss-kivlenieks/
https://www.godupdates.com/helicopter-an-angel-in-the-sky/