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"Joyful Curmudgeon" An oxymoron?
No! I see all the beauty of God's creation and I'm joyful.  At the same time, I see all the suffering and corruption going on in the world, and feel called to help expose and end it so that we may have true peace and compassion.


Koala – 27 February 2009
By Mary T. Hoffman

If you haven’t seen Sam’s Story, the power point presentation with photos and music about the 7 February 2009 Victoria, Australia bush fire and rescue of Australia’s most famous koala, visit: 

Also be sure to visit “Koala Rescued” for this amazing story: 

This is a true, heartwarming account that shows how people like David Tree and Colleen Wood respond with compassion toward nonhumans like the koalas, Sam (a female) and Bob, who in turn react with affectionate appreciation.

For more uplifting reading, visit The Animal Story Page:

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