Religion: Miracles Still Happen

It was beginning to look as if the Rev. John Urich would never find a pulpit. Sunday after Sunday, for almost a year, he went to Lutheran churches whose pastors were leaving or sick or on vacation. Sunday after Sunday, each church thanked him very much, and that was all. His preaching was fine, they admitted, his handling of the service was perfect, but how can a minister be expected to look after the church and make the parish calls and all the other things a minister has to do—when both he and his wife are blind?

A friend told him that...

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