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Mormons and Lutherans wage battle in Virginia

On Oct. 27, members of the Emanuel Lutheran Church of Woodstock, Va., and the local congregation of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints waged an epic 90-minute battle on a Virginia field.

But it wasn’t a fight over doctrine or dogma, it was a contest of bats, balls and line drives. It was the historic first game of softball between two congregations that learned an important lesson about service, worship and unity.

There are no tryouts on the team of Christianity. All are welcome.

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