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We believe God will do amazing things as we come together as a community of faith to support marriage.” Rick Julian, minister of evangelism at Simpsonville First, remarked, “One of the things I like so much about Marriage Savers is that it couples you with a mentor. The American Methodist preachers, gathered at Baltimore in December 1784, adopted the Sunday Service and the Articles of Religion as part of their actions in forming the new Methodist Episcopal Church. It was established in 2004 based from Ephesians 4.11-13.

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