Meet the parents
April 2023 | AA & Families | Special Section

Meet the parents

His folks came to “birthday night” to see what this weird cult was about. By the end of the night, everyone got a surprise

Mom and Dad decided it was time to check on me, their prodigal child. Mom stocked the motor home. Dad drove. They left Salt Lake City to come see me in Bellevue, Washington.


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