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Profiles in Goodwill: Mark Johnson

By Staff | June 26, 2019

Mark Johnson is senior pastor of Central Baptist Church in Lexington, Kentucky.

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"Mercy," a short documentary from, features Imad Enchassi, imam at the Islamic Society of Greater Oklahoma City who returns to Lebanon and remembers his own upbringing as a Palestinian refugee there.

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