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5 Questions with Bob Vander Plaats on Why America Needs to Pray for Revival

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In a fiercely partisan time, some conservative leaders have abstained from voicing any concerns about the approach or agenda of the Trump Administration. Not Bob Vander Plaats.

 

 

 

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