Rev. Phil Zielinski and his wife, Sara, in 2010 adopted five girls from the country of Columbia, and he discusses their story during an interview with KFUO Radio host Andy Bates.

Rev. Zielinski, who is pastor of St. Paul Lutheran Church in Valley City, Ohio, and Sara talked about adoption since the time of their premarital counseling, and they have faced joys and challenges since adopting their daughters.


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[box type=”note” border=”full” icon=”none”] Audio interview courtesy of KFUO Radio

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