Church Benefits From Winning Lottery Ticket

Congregants at the Cathedral of Prayer in Columbus, Ga., were left to swelter after thieves broke in and stole the copper from the air conditioning unit. An anonymous churchgoer decided to help out by leaving a lottery ticket on the offering plate. The winning ticket was worth $80,000.

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Churchgoers at the Cathedral of Prayer in Columbus, Georgia were left to sweat after thieves broke into their church and stole the copper from the air conditioning unit. An anonymous churchgoer decided to help by leaving a lottery ticket on the offering plate. The winning ticket was worth $80,000, some of which will now go toward fixing that AC unit.

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